Nifedipine

What is Nifedipine?

It is a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure.

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I take multiple B.P. meds: nifedipine, losartin, and yesterday my doctor just began to prescribe clonidine twice daily. The losartin and...

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It does not really matter

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Hello XXXXXXX

I do not think it really matters as there is no fixed time for taking it. It...

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I am changing taking taking nifedipine er to th am from pm,bcaise I do not fall asleep until 4 am taking the the drug.I thought taking inam would...

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Brief Answer:
it should be ok

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sleep disturbances may indeed occur with nifedipine although the frequency should be low....

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hi..i m resident any gynec obs..i wnt to know.. in spite of giving tablet methyl dopa,, nifedipine.labetolol..pts blood pressure is nearer to...

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Hi, thanks for writing..
Ecospirin increases the blood flow to the fetus.. The blood flow will be hampered due to thickening ot the uterine vessels...

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