Contractions

1,120,516
Discussions
Share your experience
(Contractions uterine increased)
Common Contractions treatments discussed around the web
Pitocin 45,950
Procardia 6,852
Oxytocin 5,264
Last Update February 14, 2016
1,120,516 conversations around the web about Contractions to help you make a decision
Share your experience

Nifedipine vs Procardia

Nifedipine
VS.
Procardia
Other name: Procardia Procardia
Other name: Nifedipine Nifedipine
Satisfaction Score
?
2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Contractions
3.2
Concern level
3.3
Helpfulness
for Contractions
4.2
Concern level
3.1
10,819
Discussions around the web
Discussions
15,553
Discussions around the web
Discussions
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Contractions*
High Blood Pressure
Raynauds
Raynaud's Phenomenon*
Angina
* Off label
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Contractions*
High Blood Pressure
* Off label
Method of use:
Pill
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
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...
Read on Wikipedia
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...
Read on Wikipedia
Top Concerns
Nif
Headaches
10
Spasms
6
Dizzy
3
Bleeding
3
Depression
3
Tiredness
2
Hypertensive Crisis
2
Cramping
2
Itching
2
Burning
2
Top Concerns
Pro
Headaches
8
Cramping
5
Tiredness
3
Spotting
3
Dizzy
3
Weight Gain
2
Nausea
2
Palpitations
2
Back Pain
2
Dehydrated
2
Compare concerns
By:
Nifedipine
Nif
Procardia
Pro
Headaches
Nif
Pro
10
${otherConcern.score}
Spasms
Nif
Pro
6
${otherConcern.score}
Dizzy
Nif
Pro
3
${otherConcern.score}
Bleeding
Nif
Pro
3
${otherConcern.score}
Depression
Nif
Pro
3
${otherConcern.score}
Tiredness
Nif
Pro
2
${otherConcern.score}
Hypertensive Crisis
Nif
Pro
2
${otherConcern.score}
Cramping
Nif
Pro
2
${otherConcern.score}
Itching
Nif
Pro
2
${otherConcern.score}
Burning
Nif
Pro
2
${otherConcern.score}
Headaches
Pro
Nif
8
${otherConcern.score}
Cramping
Pro
Nif
5
${otherConcern.score}
Tiredness
Pro
Nif
3
${otherConcern.score}
Spotting
Pro
Nif
3
${otherConcern.score}
Dizzy
Pro
Nif
3
${otherConcern.score}
Weight Gain
Pro
Nif
2
${otherConcern.score}
Nausea
Pro
Nif
2
${otherConcern.score}
Palpitations
Pro
Nif
2
${otherConcern.score}
Back Pain
Pro
Nif
2
${otherConcern.score}
Dehydrated
Pro
Nif
2
${otherConcern.score}
Back
About Nifedipine
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...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Nifedipine
About Procardia
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...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Procardia
Your Saved Posts ()
content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 611 discussions
?
s taking Nifedipine( procardia) to stop preterm labor? If s...
| forum.baby-gaga.com
" Nifedipine to stop preterm labor ...Is there anyone who is taking Nifedipine( procardia) to stop preterm labor? If so... "

?
aking Nifedipine (Procardia) that you can go into labor?...
| forum.twinsmagazine.com
" 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...
| forum.twinsmagazine.com
" ...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...
| forum.baby-gaga.com
" 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...
| community.babycenter.com
" ...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... "

?
Is it safe to take Procardia along with Oxycodone?yes its s...
| www.drugs.com
" 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)...
| www.crohnsforum.com
" 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... "

?
to not work so well the longer I've taken it....
| forum.keepemcookin.com
" ...Jralex - I noticed that procardia/nifedipine seems to not work so well the longer I've taken it.  A few weeks on ...to crap out on me .  Last pregnancy, they had me take ibuprofen every 6 hours, and that... "

?
had no change. Contractions are getting a little more crampy...
| forum.keepemcookin.com
" ...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... "

  • The information reflected here is dependent upon the correct functioning of our algorithm. From time-to-time, our system might experience bugs or glitches that affect the accuracy or correct application of mathematical algorithms. We will do our best to update the site if we are made aware of any malfunctioning or misapplication of these algorithms. We cannot guarantee results and occasional interruptions in updating may occur. Please continue to check the site for updated information.
  • The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Treato does not review third-party posts for accuracy of any kind, including for medical diagnosis or treatments, or events in general. Treato does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Usage of the website does not substitute professional medical advice.
Treato does not provide medical advice, diagnoses or treatment. Services are ranked based on reviews gathered from around the web and may refer to different aspects of each service (Price, waiting time, general satisfaction, etc.) Treato does not guarantee any specific rate or promotion. In addition, prices for some services provided by the listed Telehealth companies may vary, please check with the Telehealth site for the exact price for the desired service. Treato is not responsible for promotions validity, application of the promotion code varies among the different Telehealth sites (for example during registration flow). It is your responsibility to apply the promotion code. Treato is not responsible for content on external web sites.
Back to Signup
Please wait...