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Recently increased nifedipine dosage from 30mg to 60 mg and now blood pressure is low?

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by pstrg 1 answer

Could this be related?

Nifedical XL 30mg vs. Nifedipine ER Osmotic 90?

Posted 23 Nov 2015 by jwcoop 1 answer

I originally was prescribed Nifedical XL 30mg it seemed to work. When I picked up my prescription renewal I failed to notice the different name (Nifedipine ER) but when i began taking it a few days later i noticed the size, shape, and possibly dosage difference. What i was given was/is Nifedipine ...

Is Nifedipine 0.3% ointment for anal fissure safe to use in pregnancy?

Posted 12 Feb 2013 by adalaio 1 answer

I have a small anal fissure, and my doctor is treating it with Nifedipine 0.3% ointment. I am supposed to apply a pea sized amount to the anus 3 times a day during 6 weeks. I still have 5 weeks to go, but I plan to start trying to get pregnant immediately. Should I interrupt the treatment? I would ...

I'm taking nifedipine er 90 and the Dr prescribed to take a half tablet Take 3 times a day. My?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by david85205 0 answers

... pressure is still high is about 145/161 to 89/110. Especially when I get up in the morning then it starts to decrease throughout the day. I'm also taking clonodine 0.1 3 times a day. Tryed metoprolol and had a bad reaction to it. Is there anything I can take to help it? I'm taking it ...

What is the reason a person 74 yrs. old and taking Nifedipine ER for several years shouldn't take?

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by SJD243 0 answers

... this Rx? Our new pharmacy plan is denying it saying it shouldn't be prescribed for people over th e age of 62, I haven't seen anything in the literature for the extended release Nifedipine that states that. SJD243

Best way to apply nifedipine for a anal tear internally?

Posted 16 Jul 2016 by jan124lynn 0 answers

My husband has a anal fissure and has been prescribed nifedipine to administer anally. Any recommendations on how to best administer this? It is a thick type liquid which had to come from a compounding pharmacy. Also what are any sypmtoms of side affects can he expect if any?

60mg nifedipine (with lisinopril) has kept my BP below 120/80 ... good deal yet the nifedipine?

Posted 20 Jul 2016 by lopakaaka 0 answers

... affected my gums and plenty of swelling in ankels and feet... I switched to 30mg which reduced the swelling about 40% but spiked the reading to high 20's / low 30's ... I am now trying two 30mgs before going back to 1 60mg... reading seem to be acceptable but wondering if 1 30mg in ...

Nifedipine .2 Ointment for anal fissure Questions?

Posted 17 Apr 2016 by davchun 0 answers

I have a few questions about my Nifedipine Ointment 1. I have to apply to the anal area 3 times a day for 6 weeks. What happens if I miss a dose? Should I just skip it or do I take an extra as soon as possible the next day? 2. How much should I use, and how far up do I have to go? 3. Should I take ...

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