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Nifedipine vs Procardia

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Other name: Procardia (Procardia)
Other name: Nifedipine (Nifedipine)
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Nifedipine (brand names Adalat, Nifediac, Cordipin, Nifedical, and Procardia) is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Its main uses are as an antianginal (especially in Prinzmetal's angina) and antihypertensive, althou...
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Nifedipine (brand names Adalat, Nifediac, Cordipin, Nifedical, and Procardia) is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Its main uses are as an antianginal (especially in Prinzmetal's angina) and antihypertensive, althou...
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Nifedipine (brand names Adalat, Nifediac, Cordipin, Nifedical, and Procardia) is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Its main uses are as an antianginal (especially in Prinzmetal's angina) and antihypertensive, althou...
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Nifedipine (brand names Adalat, Nifediac, Cordipin, Nifedical, and Procardia) is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Its main uses are as an antianginal (especially in Prinzmetal's angina) and antihypertensive, althou...
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aking Nifedipine (Procardia) that you can go into labor?...
" Nifedipine and PTL Does anyone know how long AFTER you stop taking Nifedipine (Procardia) that you can go into labor? I am still having contractions 2-5... "

which is what I took. I found that it worked better...
" Nifedipine is procardia which is what I took. I found that it worked better than the shots ...me headaches; so, I took it with Tylenol. Good... "

sorry. I am also on Procardia/Nifedipine and it's annoying...
" ...safe than sorry. I am also on Procardia/Nifedipine and it's annoying but seems to be working. I started having contractions at 29 wks. I always feel like it's ironic b/c my memory is horrible right... "

(procardia) causes vasodilation, hence the headache.\" I as...
" Quoting Squeaky McGee:\" Yeah, that's normal. Nifedipine (procardia) causes vasodilation, hence the headache.\" I asked the nurse ...I was fine until I did... "

name of procardia! Those things worked for me, hopefully...
" ...shots because my first was a preemie. And the nifedipine is the real name of procardia! Those things worked for me, hopefully for you as well! But... "

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Is it safe to take Procardia along with Oxycodone?yes its s...
" Nifedipine - Is it safe to take Procardia along with Oxycodone? yes its safe but your perscribing doctor should know about both and... "

that Nifedipine ointment helps. Nifedipine(AKA:Procardia)...
" I've herad that Nifedipine ointment helps. Nifedipine(AKA:Procardia) is an older bloodpressue/cardiac drug. A friend of mine who has UC was prescribed it recently. Everyone... "

had no change. Contractions are getting a little more crampy...
" ...it's been a week and 2 days since stopping Procardia/Nifedipine and I really have had no change. Contractions are getting a little more crampy but I'm attributing that to the fact that... "

nd some contractions. And strong pain in my lower back....
" nifedipine or procardia? I have been on this medicine for several weeks now for PTL but the past 2 days I've had very strong Braxton hicks and some contractions. And strong pain in my lower back. It... "

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you Nifedipine (Procardia) to try to stop the contractions?...
" Have they given you Nifedipine (Procardia) to try to stop the contractions? If not, I would suggest asking about it because I have heard that some OBs don't use it but in some cases it can... "

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