Nifedipine 10 mg
- Angina Prinzmetal
- Stable angina pectoris in combination with beta-blockers, when other antianginal therapies are against-indicated or have been ineffective
- Symptomatic treatment of Raynaud's phenomenon.
- Known hypersensitivity to nifedipine
- Myocardial infarction older than 1 month, unstable angina
- Dantrolene (infusion), cyclosporine
- Pregnant or breastfeeding.
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
- This medicine should not be administered in cases of acute blood pressure elevation: the use of sublingual nifedipine, causing a sudden drop in blood pressure and excessive, may cause ischemic stroke. The immediate-release nifedipine is not indicated in hypertension.
- Recent epidemiological data indicate that the immediate-release form may be accompanied, especially at high doses, an increased risk of major coronary events in patients with coronary risk.
- Combination with beta-blockers.
- In coronary, chest pain. These events remain extremely rare, but require discontinuation of therapy.
- The adverse events most frequently reported in early treatment are: swelling of the legs, facial redness with or without headache, flushing, nausea, stomach ache, mild hypotension.
- Possibility of occurrence of cramps, diarrhea, hypersensitivity reactions such as pruritus urticaria, angioedema, and various skin reactions.
DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Variant angina: the recommended dosage is 1 tablet 4 times a day, one at bedtime
The usual dose is 1 tablet 3 times daily, in combination with a beta blocker given to the effective dose.
The maximum dose is 60 mg / d
Raynaud phenomenon: the usual dose is 1 tablet 3 times a day.
Store at a temperature below 30.degree.
Registration no.: 09L-894