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  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Atacand Atenolol Avalide Avapro Benicar Coreg Cozaar Diovan Enalapril Lisinopril Lotrel Metoprolol Nadolol Norvasc Propranolol Toprol hydrochlorothiazide quinapril

  2. Kidneys and Meds
    ... AVOIDED lithium/tricyclic antidepressants AVOID Nifedipine NSAIDs nitroprusside and others Meds that can...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen Allopurinol Amphetamine Enalapril Lithium Lovastatin haloperidol

  3. Reduction in BP meds, CCB withdrawal
    ... headache: caffeine, clonidine, felodipine, labetalol, nifedipine , propranolol peripheral neuropathy: losartan (ARB...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Lisinopril Metoprolol Propranolol Toprol

  4. hydrochlorot for high systolic pressure
    ... enalapril, eplenerone, felodipine, fosinopril, ramipril, nifedipine , spironolactone, verapamil. I hope this helps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Clonidine Enalapril Furosemide Lisinopril Pravastatin Propranolol Simvastatin Spironolactone Verapamil

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Potassium

  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...
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  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Verapamil Norvasc

  9. CCB Adalat
    ... taken the calciumchannelblocker Adalat. I think it's nifedipine . I had very good results for a couple years, but it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adalat

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Cipro

  12. Magnesium and CCB, please read this.
    ... retention) from calcium channel blockers (particularly nifedipine ) in pregnant women. Other calcium channel blockers...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Verapamil

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Diltiazem Metoprolol Nadolol Norvasc Toprol Verapamil

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Furosemide Lasix Norvasc Potassium

  15. Swollen legs?
    ... channel blockers like Norvasc (amlodipine), diltiazem, nifedipine or verapamil, they can ALL readily cause swelling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc Verapamil

  16. Lisinopril cough?
    ... once a day of lisinopril, he also takes cozaar and nifedipine PA. Does a lisinopril cause a cough even while...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Lisinopril

  17. Medicines and Sexual Ability
    ... Impotence Calcium channel blockers (eg verapamil, nifedipine ) ...... Impotence Clonidine ...... Impotence...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Clonidine Enalapril Lisinopril Propranolol Terazosin Timolol Toprol Verapamil

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Lisinopril Verapamil

  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.)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adalat Norvasc Amphetamine

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Diltiazem Lasix Potassium Verapamil

  21. Sular?
    ... calcium channel blocker nisoldipine, it is similar to nifedipine which costs a fraction of what SULAR does. Look...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar hydrochlorothiazide

  22. I need another CCB
    ... The CCB my son takes is nifedipine PA (Prolonged Action), it is also known as Adalat...
    Medications also discussed in this post: 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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc Verapamil

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Enalapril Lasix Norvasc Vasotec Verapamil

  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...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  26. CCBs other than Norvasc please
    ... around the longest. They are: verapamil, diltiazem and nifedipine . From the name, the nifedipine is most likely closest...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc Verapamil

  27. Does anyone know anything about calcium channel blockers?
    ... reasons,> but would like to try either verampamil, nifedipine or diltiazem" he brushed it off with "Oh, those don...
    ... I was on nifedipine for 2 years and it really didn't bring my blood pressure...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc

  28. Benicar or Lisinopril
    ... Incidentally, the Procardia is available as generic nifedipine which is generic and a fraction of the cost...funny...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Lisinopril procardia

  29. Please Help Med Advice
    ... and the Procardia costs 7 times as much as generic nifedipine .) Find the two or POSSIBLY three that work the best...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Benicar Clonidine Diovan Lisinopril Potassium procardia

  30. Lenin - Need Your Knowledge
    ... to find one you like...generics like veramamil and nifedipine are pretty cheap. Don't pile them onto the clonidine...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Clonidine Diltiazem Diovan Norvasc

  31. VERAPAMIL...your experience
    ... scratching verapamil. Oh well, there's always nifedipine ...:D:D:D. Anyone get DIZZY switching drugs over and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Spironolactone Verapamil

  32. Felodipine for 24 hours control of hypertension
    ... hypotension -- as I had discovered to my dismay with plain Nifedipine . Thanks for your reply and I think I will have...

  33. Kidney damage from high BP?
    ... including verapamil, diltiazem, felodipine, amlodipine and nifedipine . These medicines relax the blood vessels, thus lowering...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Cialis Clonidine Diltiazem Enalapril Furosemide Lisinopril Metoprolol Propranolol Terazosin Toprol Verapamil hydrochlorothiazide

  34. Are all calcium channel blockers created equal?
    ... isradipine, lacidipine, lercanidipine, nicardipine, nifedipine , nimodipine, and nisoldipine. These have more effect ... lercanidipine are only used to treat high blood pressure. Nifedipine is also used to treat Raynaud's phenomenon. As...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc Verapamil tiazac

  35. Doctor got mad
    ... think the doctor got so mad? Thanks.Afeditab (aka nifedipine ) makes absolutely no sense to me. This is one of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Metoprolol Toprol

  36. My Trial Results
    ... headaches and thus verapamil is probably out...maybe nifedipine is somewhere in the cards. So I've been testing...
    ... way...same with her and diltiazem. I mentioned nifedipine to my doctor after he said "maybe we should try a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Norvasc Potassium Verapamil hydrochlorothiazide Diltiazem

  37. med side effects avapro/verepamil
    ... that one of the other channel blockers (amlodipine, nifedipine ) might not cause edema. (I think living with edema...
    ... that one of the other channel blockers (amlodipine, nifedipine ) might not cause edema.This is very true. However ... the edema problem to be worse with amlodipine and nifedipine . Diltiazem (Cardizem) might be a better choice. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Cardizem Diltiazem Verapamil

  38. Hydocholrot and Menstrual cycle
    ... isradipine, lacidipine, lercanidipine, nicardipine, nifedipine , nimodipine, and nisoldipine. These have more effect ... lercanidipine are only used to treat high blood pressure. Nifedipine is also used to treat Raynaud's phenomenon. As...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Verapamil tiazac

  39. ALLHAT trial results
    ... the same to almost all drugs) or better yet generic nifedipine . Guess what, he lost interest in writing me a prescription...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amphetamine Capoten Enalapril Norvasc Vasotec Verapamil

  40. Beta blocker, ACE inhibitor, and anaphylaxis
    ... isradipine [e.g., DynaCirc], nicardipine [e.g., Cardene], nifedipine [e.g., Procardia], nimodipine [e.g., Nimotop], verapamil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Calan Cardizem Diltiazem Plendil Verapamil procardia

  41. Can't sleep!!!!!
    ... up to 10 of us staying in this house. I was put on nifedipine but the sleeping problems continued. I then found...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  42. I need help...Pleeze!
    ... blockers (calcium antagonists) (amlodipine, diltiazem, nifedipine , verapamil, others). These medications help relax...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Benicar Cozaar Diltiazem Diovan Potassium Verapamil

  43. Question about "No-Salt" (potassium chloride)?
    ... work to bring down heart rate. (The other CCBs like nifedipine , amlodipine, etc, I couldn't find any information...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Potassium Verapamil

  44. What high blood pressure medicines worked for you ladieswhen you were pregnant ??
    ... ardioselective) and Aldomet are the most used. We also use nifedipine (Procardia), which is also good for pre-term labor...
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  45. bp medications side effects increase over time?
    ... lasted after I finished the medication. After stopping nifedipine the swelling in my ankles continued to get get worse...

  46. Update
    ... head. Is this still aside effect of the lisinopril or nifedipine or due to the celery I now faithfully eat with my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  47. Shall my mum stop taking beta blockers?
    ... - Metropolol Tartrate 100 mg - again no impact - Nifedipine S.R. 20 mg, twice a day - better, BP at around 130...
    ... expensive. Now since she's gotten good numbers with the nifedipine but didn't like the headache (and who WOULD?), I'd ... blocker, verapamil. It's QUITE different from the nifedipine . (Stay clear of Norvasc IMHO). BUT, why not backtrack...
    ... Zip2play that since she got good numbers with the nifedipine but developed headache, another channel blocker, like...
    ... His prescription simply doesn't make sense to me. Nifedipine was prescribed by the doctors in the hospital. It ... new doc this morning by herself. The doc gave her nifedipine again plus some aspirins - same as those given by ... betas - a right direction. In fact, her headache with nifedipine is no big deal. She just felt unsafe with nifedipine ... aspirins. So back to square one. She'll start nifedipine again tomorrow. I hope the heart beat is acceptable ... with nifedipine again. One thing I learn from the web is that...
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  48. Any similar experience?
    ... My mum has been put on nifedipine S.R. (two tablets a day) for less than a week. Yesterday ... is being given the same anti-hypertension drug i.e. nifedipine , same dosage, and her BP is normal. Doctors have...

  49. Nifedipine
    ... Nifedipine (calcium channel blocker) can be expected to lower...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  50. HI Zuzu
    ... probably didn't need medication! The side effects of the nifedipine continue but are getting better. Last week I seemed...

  51. How many side effects is one expected to suffer in silence?
    ... Norvasc (amlopidine) but my guess is that the Adalat ( nifedipine ) might cause it also..... Oh yeah, ANOREXIA...but...
    ... so I can eke out the sleeping pills! Ive read that nifedipine doubles the risk of breast cancer so as my sister...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adalat Amphetamine Atenolol Norvasc