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Nifedipine

(nye-FED-i-peen) 

Nifedipine (Procardia®, Procardia XL®, Adalat® CC) is one drug in a class of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It may be used to treat high blood pressure, chest pain or angina, or other conditions affecting the heart. It may also be used to treat pulmonary hypertension, Raynaud's disease, or migraine headache. It is available as a liquid filled capsule, or extended release tablet.

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Special Instructions

If Your Child Misses a Dose

Possible Side Effects of Medication

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Last Updated: 12/2013