Brand Name(s): Adalat CC, Afeditab CR, Nifediac CC, Nifedical XL, Nifeditab CR, Procardia, Procardia XL.
Drug Class: Calcium Channel Blocking Agents
Treats: Angina Pectoris, Hypertension, Palpitation,
Nifedipine is used to prevent and to control high blood pressure, abnormal heartbeat, and angina pectoris resulting from a heavy exercise or spasmodic contractions of the coronary arteries in your heart. Nifedipine works by relaxing the blood vessels and increasing the flow of blood and oxygen to your heart so that your heart does not have to pump hard to get this indispensable supply.
Nifedipine is in a class of medications called calcium channel blockers. It works by unwinding the muscles of your heart and veins. Nifedipine is used to treat (hypertension) and angina (mid-section torment).
Nifedipine may equally be used for purposes not recorded as a part of this prescription aide. Dosage ought to be balanced by patient's needs.
It is prescribed that Nifedipine developed discharge tablets be regulated orally once day by day on avoid stomach. It is accessible in non-specific dosages. Regular symptoms of Procardia XL incorporate a migraine, dazedness, languor, tired feeling, sickness, clogging, the runs, stomachache, and unrest.