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

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. prednisone and hiccup type spasms
    ... effective include chlorpromazine (Thorazine), nifedipine ( Procardia ), haloperidol (Haldol), phenytoin (Dilantin), metoclopramid...

Incontinence board

  1. Can hbp meds cause incontinence?Lenin could you weigh in on this?
    ... recently. It seemed to start when I started to take Procardia . When I stopped these meds due to side effects the...
    ... using Cardiazim SR 90 twice daily which is CCB like Procardia and you know what I think that this is the best medication...
    ... diovan, diovan hct, toporol xl, back to diovan, sular, procardia and now atenolol. I seldom take medication as I have...
    ... recently. It seemed to start when I started to take Procardia . When I stopped these meds due to side effects the...
    ... My mother was first prescribed procardia back in 1990 after an operation. She stated on it ... She had side effects when she first started the procardia but didn't know it. She had nightmare and broke out ... welts from head to toe. Of course, she continued the procardia (she didnt know about side effects then) and all this ... realize that is what it is. Toprol xl which is like procardia and atenolol is a bb as well. it caused my mom to...

Arthritis board

  1. Question for HelloKitty?
    ... Ann - My mother-in-law is currently taking PROCARDIA for her Raynaud's. It is actually a blood pressure...
    ... if I have any. If that fails, I'll ask to try the PROCARDIA . All the ones I've tried are high blood pressure...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. Swollen Toes
    ... significant problems but we are working on it. I take Procardia XL - it is typically used for blood pressure as it...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) board

  1. They say I don't have ALS
    ... month early. I was first on methlydopa for BP, then Procardia , then in August was changed to Clonidine. Also been...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. Beta BlocKer ???
    ... there were any side effects. I have MAV. I tried procardia and it made me feel awful. I also noted that you...

  2. Does anyone know what this could be?
    ... head on Hydrochlorothiazide and then got switched to Procardia . My pain only got worse!...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Abdominal Distention and trouble breathing
    ... Thats not the Answer Now I'm taking 60mg procardia 3 x A Day 50MG Tenormin if anyone can help or...

  2. Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction discussion
    ... I was just diagnosed with SOD, and started taking procardia . I was wondering if anyone has had any success taking ... procardia , and what other things I might try. The pain is constant...

  3. Esophageal spasms cure??
    ... came back worse than ever. The dr wants me to take Procardia but I have low blood pressure and I don't think that...

  4. esphogeal spasms and Motility Test
    ... this pain is so BAD! The gastro would like me to try Procardia but my cardio dr was not too happy about that because...

  5. Cricopharyngeal spasm or Esohpageal spasm
    ... having surgery in two weeks. I can't swallow. Take procardia 30 minutes before eating to relax the soft muscles...
    ... cure but it will help by about 80%. I have to take procardia (smooth muscle relaxer and heart med) 30 minutes...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Hbep ? about propranolol
    ... recently been diagnosed with that and was prescribed procardia which I had a reaction to. Now I've been prescribed...

  2. Looking for support???
    ... the "junk". The dr says its MAV. I started to take procardia last week. It gave me a terrible headache and I had...
    ... the "junk". The dr says its MAV. I started to take procardia last week. It gave me a terrible headache and I had...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Please help.. Lab inside
    ... swallow that they are pregnancy related. I also take procardia for High Blood pressure, I thought it was the B/P ... really did not start happening UNTIL I started the procardia , but after researching it, I am wondering if it is...

Infertility board

  1. What Do I Do Now?
    ... and that my pressure is still up, so now she gave me ProCardia to take for high blood pressure! She then told me...

Pregnancy board

  1. November Mommies 2008 - Part 10
    ... been having contractions since about week 16, was on Procardia for 3 weeks and then decided on the bed rest instead...

  2. Question about cervical length...
    ... another week and a half. They started her on procardia but have stopped it already because it made her really...

  3. Preterm Labor Scare!
    ... night and given tribudlin shots. They sent me home on Procardia . I ended up going back in the hospital a few nights...

  4. lots of BH
    ... bedrest until my appointment tomorrow. I have to take my procardia every eight hours instead of twelve now. The doctor...

  5. Went into labor at 36 1/2wks!
    ... ontractions throughout the whole experience. They put me on Procardia and sent me to high risk OB on strict bedrest. Head...

  6. Fetal Fibronectin
    ... while but then they started up again. They put me on Procardia medicine and kept me over night. I kept on having...

  7. April Mom's (Part 7)
    ... LandD for fluids (which didn't work) then some more Procardia (didn't work) and then finally a shot of some T drug...
    ... LandD for fluids (which didn't work) then some more Procardia (didn't work) and then finally a shot of some T drug...

  8. April Mom's (Part 6)
    ... when needed. No more magnesium for now. Just put on Procardia to hopefully keep the contractions away. We are approaching...
    ... gone into preterm labor twice now--on bedrest and Procardia until week 34 (only 3 more weeks!) then anything could...

  9. April Moms (part 5)
    ... no idea what was going on but they put her on some procardia and strict bedrest. I am so glad that we are getting...

  10. 4 april moms
    ... Lrguyer..... Procardia is a calcium channel blocker used for heart conditions ... problem starting at about 26 weeks. They put her on Procardia and she carried the babies to about 36 or 37 weeks...
    ... I went to my dr appt today and she did put me on procardia to stop the constant contractions. She also put me...

  11. Steroid Shot
    ... she is off tomorrow! im still on indomethacin and procardia to stop the contractions.... today they did an ffn...
    ... is still so short.... i am to continue taking the procardia and take indomethacin on the weekend, which im not...

  12. cervical shortening!
    ... shortens by next week i think i will be started on procardia to relax the uterus. has any one had any experience...

  13. April Mommies ~ Where are you all?????
    ... will want to make an early showing. I have been on Procardia for the last several weeks to control all the contractions...

  14. Well I got the order for bedrest :(
    ... I didn't feel a thing at all! Well they put me on Procardia and that seemed to help but now the contractions came...

  15. I think I pulled something.... ugh
    ... injection again and started me up on some meds. A generic Procardia (muscle relaxer). Now I feel a wee bit groggy all...
    ... Well it seems like the Procardia is working. It does however give me a headache and ... least! I found taking 1 tylenol when I take the procardia every 6 hrs helps tremendously. The docs are pretty...

  16. March Moms
    ... I was about 30 weeks.. They had to up my dosage of Procardia .. but now that I am 37 weeks they are just ready for...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Awaiting stress EKG results
    ... tried on 3 other heart meds, but could not tolerate. Procardia made me a nervous wreck, and the other two (Cozaar...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. bystolic and diovan
    ... affects for mixing these medications? I was taking procardia , and diovan, and I started swelling so my doctor took ... me off of procardia , and the diovan does nothing for me. It doesn't lower...

  2. New Meds Concern Can Someone Help
    ... I Have taken Procardia 60 mg 2 times day for 20 yrs. My heart doctor ... plus I have a 48% blocked artery again. He said the procardia will cause a blockage in stomache and arteries after...

  3. Question about lisinopril
    ... ll bet it is the beta blocker! My mom was put on procardia back in 1992 after she had surgery. She stayed on ... procardia for four yrs, then her new dr. prescribed zestril...

  4. Info about Minoxidil
    ... bedtime) 25mg hctz Lisinopril 40mg Procardia 90 mg Clonidine 0.1 With this current Medication ... problems. Also my doctor is thinking about changing my procardia to verapamil should I or shouldn't. These meds I'm ... anxiety and make me really dizzy-Doc thinks it might be procardia . Any advice would be greatly appreciated Thank You...

  5. Which Med?
    ... Vasotec Apresoline Trandate, Normodyne Aldomet Procardia Blocadren Calan, Isoptin Covera-HS Maybe I...

  6. Please help!
    ... toprol xl for about three yrs, before that she was on procardia . I know after her heart attack, she was given toprol...

  7. atenolol? Help
    ... stopped controlling BP as well, Doc added 60mg Generic- procardia , but made me feel horrible, The thing is I took 90 ... mg name brand procardia for over 5 years with 25 mg hctz and no side afffects ... at all. procardia seems to lower Bp. Anyways now i am off procardia ... Greatly appreciated-Please. I would like to get back on procardia , but i don't know if its the procardia making me sick ... Generic is Different because i took name brand 90mg Procardia for more than 5 years with no side affects. Here's...
    ... primnary hypertension: volume driven and RENIN driven. Procardia and thiazide (your original formulation) BOTH target...
    ... atenolol and clonidine, maybe I should start taking Procardia again with my lisinopril and hctz and wean off the ... Norvasc it helped but not that much, My BP responds to Procardia better,another thing is my Doc wants to maybe raise...
    ... atenolol and clonidine, maybe I should start taking Procardia again with my lisinopril and hctz and wean off the ... Norvasc it helped but not that much, My BP responds to Procardia better,another thing is my Doc wants to maybe raise...

  8. When would it be time accept you have high BP and need medication?
    ... then 5mg then 7.5 all the same. Now he wants to try Procardia 60mg. He thinks it will help me for sure. I feel...

  9. Benicar or Lisinopril
    ... Meds, I'm currently taking 40mg Lisinopril with 30mg Procardia xl-25mg Atenolol and 25mg HCTZ and blood pressure...
    ... expensive than generic lisinopril. Incidentally, the Procardia is available as generic nifedipine which is generic...
    ... the lisinopril with atenolol and 25 htcz and 30mg Procardia and its not controling my BP, and how long will it...

  10. Please Help Med Advice
    ... about my medicine. I'm currently taking daily 60mg procardia Xl 20mg benicar 40mg lisinopri 25mg atenolol 25mg...
    ... about my medicine. I'm currently taking daily 60mg procardia Xl 20mg benicar 40mg lisinopri 25mg atenolol 25mg...
    ... or high renin. You can do this by taking ONLY the Procardia and thiazide for awhile and see what readings you ... get. Then you can try the OTHERS WITHOUT the procardia and thiazide. One or the other group should work ... likely to least likely I'd rate: ATENOLOL CLONIDINE PROCARDIA LISINOPRIL BENICAR THIAZIDE. Exceptions CAN ... run up a big insurance company charge (oh, and the Procardia costs 7 times as much as generic nifedipine.) Find...
    ... ive had HBP for a little over 10 years took 90mg procardia and 25mg HCTZ for more than 5 years with pretty good ... was new and would work better, took that instead of procardia didn't work as well then he added atenolol, then just ... to doctor yesterday took me of benicar and lowered procardia to 30mg. So now I'm On (Morning) 30mg Procardia...

  11. Question About Procardia
    ... had my daughter and labetalol did not work and the procardia did I was on 60mg once a day and it started working ... toxemia my bp was running like 197/112 and with the procardia is was 160's over low 70's and 80's. My normal is...

  12. Trouble with Toprol XL
    ... was caused by Kaiser and a stupid doctor who gave procardia . yep !! it sucks dont it.....

  13. Unusual behavior
    ... about me , on atacand hct and isridipine (generic procardia xl) . The isridipine is the only new thing so I...

  14. New here...Have questions about my hbp
    ... down after first child, but not the second. I tried Procardia , Atenalol, and Norvasc. None of these lowered my...
    ... down after first child, but not the second. I tried Procardia , Atenalol, and Norvasc. None of these lowered my...

  15. CCB vs Beta Blockers?
    ... I hate the beta blockers. I was on procardia several yrs ago. More recently toprol xl. It was...

  16. Is being on a diuretic for a long time bad?
    ... same thing will happen. I've tried lisinopril, procardia , toprol xl, verapamil, hctz, (may take lasix) and...

  17. White Coat and no believing Dr
    ... problems. I have had hbp for over 20 yrs and took procardia without too many side effects. I must say i felt...

  18. Old age with high blood pressure
    ... with hbp 20yrs ago and my #s were 140/92. I was on procardia . I don't think bp of 175/100 was the norm. I remember...

  19. What to prescribe
    ... lisinopril, (zestril, prinivil), verapamil, hctz, and procardia . oh yes, and avapro. The ace inhibitors worked great...

  20. What high blood pressure medicines worked for you ladieswhen you were pregnant ??
    ... Aldomet are the most used. We also use nifedipine ( Procardia ), which is also good for pre-term labor hypertensive...

  21. Need Advice Please!!
    ... have been on Verapamil (it just stopped working), Procardia (Gave me really bad heart palps), Accupril (stopped...

  22. 20 years old and high blood pressure? - Please Help!
    ... to take a med for high bp...I believe it was called Procardia . I don't remember why that was stopped. Thanks for...

Raynaud's Syndrome board

  1. Lupus & Raynauds
    ... Has anyone had facial swelling from procardia ? I was on it for Raynaud's. Off now because it lowered...

Diabetes board

  1. Glucose Levels and High Blood Pressure Medications
    ... blood pressure for years. I have been taking Benicar, Procardia XL and Lasix. When I was diagnosed with Type II diabetes...
    ... blood pressure for years. I have been taking Benicar, Procardia XL and Lasix. When I was diagnosed with Type II diabetes...

Lupus board

  1. Baker's Cyst
    ... said these are symptons of Lupus. They have put me on procardia and plaqneil. (sp?) All this has happened within...

Asthma board

  1. Niphedipine (Procardia) and Calcium Channel Blockers
    ... It may be the combination of taking Procardia and the lisinopril (which is a angiotensin-converting...

  2. Asthma and pregnancy ...
    ... weeks, meaning I would either be using terbutaline or Procardia (which although it is a heart med, also affects the...

Anxiety board

  1. ? for Leela C
    ... caused me to become very anxious. My Dr prescribed Procardia first and I got even more dizzy and felt worse. Thats...

  2. some reasons for hot flashes and sweating for men
    ... medications, particularly nitroglycerin , nifedipine ( Procardia , Adalat), niacin (numerous brand names), vancomycin...

Hair Loss / Alopecia board

  1. Anyone on beta blockers have hair loss?
    ... walking three to six miles daily. I've tried avapro, procardia , hctz(which raises cholesterol & glucose), lasix,...