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  1. Anemia and Nifedipine XL 30 mg
    ... You can do some research on the side effects of nifedipine by checking out rxlist.com. Make sure you research...

  2. A guy with hot flashes?
    ... certain medications, particularly nitroglycerin , nifedipine (Procardia, Adalat), niacin (numerous brand names...

General Health board

  1. Please Please Please Let Me Eat Grapefruit!!! :)
    ... lidocaine lovastatin midazolam methadone nelfinavir nifedipine nicardipine nimodipine nisoldipine nitrendipine...

Allergies board

  1. Chronic Hives(urticaria) Dermatographisim etc...
    ... Brethine, Bricanyl]) and calcium channel blockers (eg, nifedipine [Adalat, Procardia]), have been reported to be somewhat...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Luvox, Flexeril, Provigil, Indomethacin
    ... cyclosporine, felodipine, lovastatin, midazolam, nifedipine , nisoldipine, saquinavir, simvastatin, sirolimus,...

  2. Afeditab cr 30 mg
    ... as if I was going to pass out. I had a reaction to Nifedipine ( afeditab ) I had overdose symtoms with a normal...

  3. prednisone and hiccup type spasms
    ... to be effective include chlorpromazine (Thorazine), nifedipine (Procardia), haloperidol (Haldol), phenytoin (Dilantin...

Pain Management board

  1. Levator ani syndrome anyone, please???
    ... unsucessful results, which are topical muscle relaxants, nifedipine and nitroglycerine. It's weird, when I take these...

Arthritis board

  1. psoriatic arthritis
    ... 4gsolpodol 100amitriptyline 7.5mgzimovane 20mglexapro, 40mg nifedipine , 40mg nexium, im on stemitil to help the nausea, ive...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. heating sensation at the back of head and neck
    ... 150/100, after which I was prescribed with the drag Nifedipine . I took the drug for 7 days and afterwards stops...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. have some questions
    ... and ACTH treatments.Calcium channel blockers such as Nifedipine may be effective in treatment. 5. High risks of...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. NEXIUM and dizziness/tachycardia/fatigue-think i will stop it
    ... I was prescribed nifedipine for esophageal spasms. This is a calcium channel...

  2. ADVICE PLEASE-getting esophagus stretched again on thursday- can this worsen things
    ... me (after I tried for a few months , unsuccesfully, nifedipine , pepcid, acifex) but I was still choking and had problems...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. Diltiazem
    ... Hi, I've used the nitro ointment and nifedipine ointment for an anal fissure, the nitro gives you...

  2. Recurrent Fissure
    ... softeners, Metamucil, cortisone cream, sitz baths, nifedipine cream, diatezem etc.....) Finally I had surgery after...

  3. ass problems
    ... ointments you can also try that are prescription. Nifedipine and Nitroglycerin are two of them used. You can also...

  4. Had perianal abscess removed, cryptotomy, now surgery caused an anal fissure, help.
    ... There are three that I am aware of, Nitroglycerine, nifedipine , or diltiazem. They took weeks for me to take effect ... , though. I took nifedipine for 3 months, I think it is allowing the area to relax...

  5. Well here it goes.. need some help and encouragment !!!
    ... been as a bad as when I first got it) I am taking nifedipine 0.2 ointment which has helped but has never totally...

  6. Need advice for fissures 6 weeks after Hemorrhoidectomy!!
    ... tender and bleed easily. Even though I've used the nifedipine ointment for 6 weeks, they feel I have not used it...
    ... about 3 weeks ago. They want me to continue with the nifedipine ointment for 4-6 weeks, but try to apply some inside...
    ... use any of the creams I used for the fissure such as Nifedipine or Diltiazem. The surgeon said don't bother you had...

  7. anal fissure...... any advice?
    ... the OTC ointments just help a little with the pain. Nifedipine was the dominant treatment for me. Check the yaaahooo...

  8. anal fissure surgery soon, cost?
    ... pain after every bm for 6-12 hours. My doctor tried nifedipine and such but not really working. Have to see the surgeon...

  9. Anal Fissure ...PLEASE HELP..
    ... seems all of my pain started. The doctor has me on Nifedipine cream that seems to sooth the area a little. Although...
    ... has become chronic. You say your doctor has you on nifedipine which is used to relax the sphincter muscle. It sounds...

  10. Having Hemm Surgery Wednesday
    ... great before and after a bowel movement. I also had Nifedipine .2% which seemed to help some with bowel spasms...
    ... so far.:blob_fire You may want to ask for some nifedipine for the swelling. Hang in there. Sherri...

  11. 5 weeks after hem op.
    ... on the inside too. I also have a prescription for nifedipine . It helps with the spasms. I'm now ready to go out...
    ... The itching didn't last too long. I put some nifedipine on it. Couldn't really tell if it help. I haven't...

  12. Sphincterotomy - help with straight data
    ... thing and have to go through it all again. Botox, Nifedipine , Nitro, they are all drugs that will temporarily relax...

  13. fissures
    ... fissure with a "tag" that gets inflamed. I'm using nifedipine ointment with some improvement. Is is possible that...

  14. Should I get surgery for my anal fissure?
    ... believe had made a difference are the prescription nifedipine cream and taking Miralax. For me, excess fiber was...

  15. the truth about anal fissures
    ... but when it is..oh boy.. Anyway - I've been using nifedipine cream described by colon surgeon and I do think something...

  16. unique anal fissure? please help
    ... Will it ever "go down"? Two days ago I started nifedipine topical ointment. No change. Is this unusual? Please...
    ... unnatural gait I'm walking with...I'm trying to give the nifedipine ointment a chance...I think it works like the nitro...

  17. Fissure after Hemorrhoidectomy
    ... rescription creams for fissures: nitroglycerin cream 0.2%, nifedipine , or dialitezem (sp). These medicines help to relax...
    ... colorectal doc/surgeon who immeidately prescribed Nifedipine . It is an ointment that must be manufactured/produced...

  18. have anal fissures and need help
    ... #37; (can cause headaches), diltiazem cream (2%), nifedipine and other medications 8) the creams can work, but...

  19. Surgery Recommended
    ... very emotional at all. I asked about other options, ( nifedipine , botox, nitroglycerine) and he said that they were...

  20. very bad constipation
    ... a day. When that didn't work for me, they gave me nifedipine (nitro) paste to use.. that helped some, but mine...

  21. Hemorrhoidectomy
    ... significantly higher success rate, using an ointment called nifedipine ointment, and supposedly, you don't get headaches...
    ... emorrhoidectomy AND sphincterotomy. I was too far gone for Nifedipine and Nitro was never an option, due to migraines. I ... have read about some very good results using the Nifedipine with Lidocaine. I really hope it works for you!...
    ... ones. I stumbled across a couple of studies of the nifedipine yesterday. Both told of really great results and ... do it for $40, not bad. The amount had to be 0.2% nifedipine ointment---you don't take it orally, but put it on ... with a print out of the study that showed that the nifedipine was 100% better in healing fissures than the nitro...
    ... is a fissure. It wouldn't hurt to try some of that nifedipine ointment. In just a day it is giving me relief. ...
    ... much burning and pain I was in. I told her about the nifedipine but she indicated I did not need it. Right now it...
    ... inner butt crack, which I think was initiated by the nifedipine cream I've been putting on. I looked at the label ... point my fissure does seem to be responding to the nifedipine and tinactin treatment. But I really need to have...
    ... reactions or symptoms from that prescription cream nifedipine ---I was afraid of experiencing low blood pressure ... the first 6-7 weeks should use the tinactin or the nifedipine , because no cream should be applied on new unhealed...
    ... colorectal surgeon on Wednesday. I will bring up the use of nifedipine and ask about using tinactin for fissure treatment...
    ... healing. I had a fissure which I healed using 2 weeks nifedipine ointment, followed by 5 days of elocon cream. The...
    ... yourself? How did I get over my fissure? I used nifedipine cream 0.2% compounded by my local pharmacy for $45 ... healed. Technically, though, I should have kept up the nifedipine for a month, but I got lazy. I get awfully tired ... am doing the same thing for my new cut. I started nifedipine 3 times a day, with A&D ointment inbetween. I am...
    ... on an open paper cut. Very ouchy. That cream is nifedipine , and it has to be compounded as it is not available ... I firmly declined and told him I only wanted the nifedipine . If you do a search online you will read some ... very uplifting information on the use of nifedipine cream for fissures. Do a search on nifedipine cream ... the 6:15 position I have started to treat with the nifedipine , and have gotten good relief only 3 days into the...
    ... on an open paper cut. Very ouchy. That cream is nifedipine , and it has to be compounded as it is not available ... I firmly declined and told him I only wanted the nifedipine . Tammy, Doesn't that cream need a prescription...
    ... and tell him you have a pharmacy that will compound nifedipine in a cream of 0.2% for you, and ask for a prescription ... in with a printout of the online study which shows nifedipine cream much more effective than nitroglycerin from ... nitro, but got severe headaches, and now want to try nifedipine , as you have acquaitances who have tried it with success...
    ... I'm hoping this next surgeon gives me a script of nifedipine cream 0.2%. The nurse/scheduler indicated he does ... prescribe nifedipine . Although, she also mentioned the dread sphincterotomy...
    ... and tell him you have a pharmacy that will compound nifedipine in a cream of 0.2% for you, and ask for a prescription ... in with a printout of the online study which shows nifedipine cream much more effective than nitroglycerin from...
    ... of days, but I immediately started to treat it with nifedipine and a&d, and this immediate treatment seemed to quickly...
    ... It details the prescription med I am using call nifedipine you asked me about, and gives full details about how ... fissure, I don't know. I have to tell you that that nifedipine cream has given me good results in 2 weeks, but it ... I think that study above also compares botox to nifedipine and shows the nifedipine to be more effective. ... were you, I would ask your doctor to prescribe the nifedipine cream at 0.2%, and give it a real try for 6-8 weeks ... sore, because I think it is responding well to the nifedipine . However, I also make sure not to touch, prod, poke ... your frame of healing time reference, and give the nifedipine a try. You will have to find a pharmacist in your...
    ... the appointment tomorrow with a surgeon known to use nifedipine ? Or should I give the diltiazem a chance? How do...
    ... trying that diltiazem for a few weeks, then give the nifedipine a try, then do it. I just don't know why no one here ... is bothering to try the nifedipine . My new cut no longer even bothers me, and that is ... just after 5 days of using the nifedipine . I plan on using it for a month, but I have had fantastic...
    ... don't know why no one here is bothering to try the nifedipine . My new cut no longer even bothers me, and that is ... just after 5 days of using the nifedipine . I plan on using it for a month, but I have had fantastic...
    ... these surgeons of yours don't want to prescribe the nifedipine , unless they are worried the nifedipine works too...
    ... be sure to be religious on your application of the nifedipine , 3 times a day, about a bb size on the area, and to ... apply the cream. About 2 hours after I apply the nifedipine , I then dab the vitamin A&D ointment to help keep...
    ... be sure to be religious on your application of the nifedipine , 3 times a day, about a bb size on the area, and to ... apply the cream. About 2 hours after I apply the nifedipine , I then dab the vitamin A&D ointment to help keep ... size. Tammy, exactly what I thought. I have the nifedipine now. I about to apply the first application. I follow ... What was yours compounded with? Mine has 0.2% nifedipine together with a petroleum jelly base if I remember...
    ... having a little difficulty judging the right amount of nifedipine . The first dose I apply last night gave me a moderate...
    ... Also, I don't know why your doctor gave you the nifedipine as an ointment. Everywhere I read the nifedipine ... me. Also, I don't know if in ointment form the nifedipine will inhibit healing or not? Still everywhere ... I read, and according to my doctor, the nifedipine should be put on the same amount of times per day ... that is 3 times a day, spaced out, so always some nifedipine is working on the fissure. As you figured out, ... larger, or you may experience bad side effects of nifedipine , and it won't make your fissure heal any faster. ...
    ... surfak. I don't know why your doctor gave you the nifedipine as an ointment. How he wrote the script is the...
    ... even stand. Neither of the ointments diltiazem or nifedipine have helped much. I start to see each of the three...

  22. Blood and Pain is no Fun. Help.
    ... that she start applying a new medicine (0.2% or 0.3% nifedipine ) immediately before the anal fissure (if that is diagnosed ... chronic. If the doctor is not familiar with the use of nifedipine for AFs refer him to November 2002 Diseases of the...

  23. Anal Fissure
    ... medicine for fissures (I am on it now) which is 0.3% nifedipine . If your doctor is not familiar with the use of nifedipine...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Please read this if you have esophageal spasms
    ... the problem. Calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine will come up when you research this, and so will low ... Yea, until the spasms returned. Apparently the nifedipine (which is generally used to control blood pressure ... me say that : 1. Calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine can be helpful, sometimes combined with low dose anti...

  2. Does anyone have esophageal spasms?
    ... the problem. Calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine will come up when you research this, and so will low ... until the spasms returned. :) :) Apparently the nifedipine (which is generally used to control blood pressure ... me say that : 1. Calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine can be helpful, sometimes combined with low dose anti...
    ... the problem. Calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine will come up when you research this, and so will low ... until the spasms returned. :) :) Apparently the nifedipine (which is generally used to control blood pressure ... me say that : 1. Calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine can be helpful, sometimes combined with low dose anti...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) board

  1. IBS-D sufferer's... how many of you have problems with fissures ?
    ... diarrhea which is making it irritated. I have been using nifedipine ointment 0.2 which helps it but does not heal the...
    ... the butt. I never use dry toilet paper. I'm using nifedipine ointment and lidocaine and it helps but it's not getting...

  2. Anal Fissure and Irritable Bowel
    ... skin ? vaseline ? or Zinc oxide ? are you using nifedipine 0.2 cream like I am ? I too have wondered if botox...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Dx vestibular migraine-Means What?
    ... vestibular illness. Like what? I started on nifedipine this week end. It made all my symptoms way worse...
    ... people seem to get their life back. I started taking Nifedipine and it made my symptoms way worse. I'm going to start...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. thyroid and beta blocker...
    ... be increased; symptomatic bradycardia may occur. Nifedipine , verapamil - Effects of both drugs may be increased...

  2. hi everyone just wanted to pop in and say how i feel.
    ... is taken); fainting; painful, swollen joints (for nifedipine only); trouble in seeing (for nifedipine only) I...

Miscarriage & Still Birth board

  1. My baby died. . .was due in FEB.
    ... cm dilated and labor was inevitable. I was given nifedipine to try and stop the contractions and delay labor while...

Pregnancy board

  1. January 2009 moms PT. 3
    ... yesterday and got some good news! She said that since the Nifedipine is working well as far as keeping my contractions...

Angina board

  1. Angina Pain Or Stress?
    ... variant angina resembles that for other forms of angina. Nifedipine and nitrates are particularly effective (1). Coronary...
    ... variant angina resembles that for other forms of angina. Nifedipine and nitrates are particularly effective (1). Coronary...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Awaiting stress EKG results
    ... me a nervous wreck, and the other two (Cozaar and Nifedipine ) gave me a persistent cough. I have acquired a cough...

  2. Vaso spsams - what meds work?
    ... talking about. BTW, one of the channel blockers, nifedipine , has been used to TREAT migraine...so maybe a low...

  3. Amlodipine (norvasq) or Atorvastatin (lipitor) causing this problem?
    ... drug, even another channel blocker like verapamil or nifedipine (both cheaper than Norvasc. ;)) Make sure to take...

  4. swollen ankles
    ... he is on a calcium channel blocker like amlodipine, nifedipine , verapamil or dltiazem? This drug class can cause...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Most popular high blood pressure med??
    ... Benicar HCT Avapro Bisoprolol/HCTZ Avalide Nifedipine ER Felodipine ER Atenol Chlorthal Carvedilol ... HCT Benazepril HCTZ Captopril Nadolol Nifedipine Coreg CR...

  2. Kidneys and Meds
    ... AVOIDED lithium/tricyclic antidepressants AVOID Nifedipine NSAIDs nitroprusside and others Meds that can...

  3. Reduction in BP meds, CCB withdrawal
    ... headache: caffeine, clonidine, felodipine, labetalol, nifedipine , propranolol peripheral neuropathy: losartan (ARB...

  4. hydrochlorot for high systolic pressure
    ... enalapril, eplenerone, felodipine, fosinopril, ramipril, nifedipine , spironolactone, verapamil. I hope this helps...

  5. Is there ANY BP med that doesn't say "stay out Sun"?
    ... the sun) Captopril ACE Inhibitor Diltiazem & Nifedipine CCBs Triamterene Potassium sparing diuretic Hctz...

  6. HCTZ and edema question
    ... Tuesday morning I skipped that one and took my nifedipine . Have slight edema and bp is a little lower yesterday...
    ... trial involving edema caused by ace inhibitors and nifedipine . They used phynogenol (french maratime pine bark...

  7. HBP under 30
    ... expanded thus the pain and reaction. he put me on Nifedipine . the first two days were fine, but on the third day...
    ... ball is already rolling! I was adviced to stop taking Nifedipine ; it's been more than 24 hours now. the pain in my ... questions: I stumbled on a report that said people on Nifedipine should avoid eating grapes. Do you or anyone know...

  8. Do CCBs cause heart attacks?
    ... people). ....The drug in question, short-acting nifedipine , should be used with great caution or NOT AT ALL, ... Archive of Internal Medicine. Importantly: The nifedipine finding cannot be necessarily generalized to any other ... CCB including longer acting forms of nifedipine and short acting formulas of diltiazem and verapamil...
    ... These drugs increase the risk of heart attack and YES nifedipine is the worst of the worst. And alas, NORVASC was the...

  9. CCB Adalat
    ... taken the calciumchannelblocker Adalat. I think it's nifedipine . I had very good results for a couple years, but it...

  10. Swollen legs/ankles
    ... Hi, I am on a betablocker combo of Nifedipine and Antenol, and seem to be getting swollen legs/ankles...

  11. Side effects of BP meds
    ... been prescribed "beta Nicarida' (Atenolol BP 50mg + Nifedipine 20mg) for my blood pressure. I can tolerate it...

  12. Magnesium and CCB, please read this.
    ... retention) from calcium channel blockers (particularly nifedipine ) in pregnant women. Other calcium channel blockers...

  13. Question re: CCBs & beta blockers
    ... UGLY! BUT I know that the other CCB's verapamil, nifedipine , and diltiazem act very differently so I think it...
    ... that short acting calcium channel blockers such as nifedipine were associated with an increased risk of heart attack ... formulations of certain calcium channel blockers ( nifedipine , diltiazem and verapamil) were more likely to suffer...
    ... formulations" of certain calcium channel blockers ( nifedipine , diltiazem and verapamil) were more likely to suffer...
    ... giving the long acting ones a clean bill of health. Nifedipine seems to be the largest offender with stroke and heart...

  14. Effective Mgmt of BP Med Side Effects?
    ... gives you guff, tell him to read his PDR. If nifedipine and amlodipine BOTH caused leg edema, then calcium...
    ... gives you guff, tell him to read his PDR. If nifedipine and amlodipine BOTH caused leg edema, then calcium...

  15. Swollen legs?
    ... channel blockers like Norvasc (amlodipine), diltiazem, nifedipine or verapamil, they can ALL readily cause swelling...

  16. Lisinopril cough?
    ... once a day of lisinopril, he also takes cozaar and nifedipine PA. Does a lisinopril cause a cough even while...

  17. Medicines and Sexual Ability
    ... Impotence Calcium channel blockers (eg verapamil, nifedipine ) ...... Impotence Clonidine ...... Impotence...

  18. Anyone have experience with Verapamil sr
    ... My doctor justed switched me from 90mg nifedipine to 180mg verapamil I am currently taking with Verapamil ... atenolol after 4 days blood pressure is about 140/90. the nifedipine seemed to control it a little better. Doc says if ... double it or try something else or should I go back to nifedipine and increase that. I feel horrible on both nifedipine...

  19. amlodipine versus nifedipine?
    ... Amlodipine is Norvasc (sp) by the way. Nifedipine is Adalat....
    ... I have never taken nifedipine but I took amlodipine for a month prior to my angioplasty ... you give a listen to your kidney doctor and try the nifedipine (it's also LOTS cheaper and generic.)...

  20. Cardizem and Swelling of the Feet
    ... try one of the other generic CCB's like verapamil or nifedipine . CCB's differ a lot and perhaps one of these won't...

  21. Sular?
    ... calcium channel blocker nisoldipine, it is similar to nifedipine which costs a fraction of what SULAR does. Look...

  22. I need another CCB
    ... The CCB my son takes is nifedipine PA (Prolonged Action), it is also known as Adalat...

  23. Swelling from Norvasc???
    ... if he has any samples of verapamil, diltiazem, or nifedipine and try each of them for a week or two and see what...

  24. Curious ARB Reaction
    ... blocker. I said I'd LOVE to do a trial of verapamil or nifedipine (I know both are generically cheap) but NOT Norvasc...

  25. From Sular to Procardia to Atneolol, what can I expect?
    ... the two calcium channel blockers, nisoldipine and nifedipine . Alas that nurse-practioner you saw apparently needs...


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