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Medications for Raynaud's Syndrome

Drugs associated with Raynaud's Syndrome

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

What is Raynaud's Syndrome: Raynaud's Syndrome is a condition in which cold temperatures or strong emotions cause blood vessel spasms that block blood flow to the fingers, toes, ears, and nose.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
nifedipine Rx C N 31 reviews
7.0

Generic name: nifedipine systemic

Brand names:  Adalat, Nifedical XL, Procardia

Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
amlodipine Rx C N 4 reviews
6.0

Generic name: amlodipine systemic

Brand name:  Norvasc

Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
diltiazem Rx C N 1 review
8.0

Generic name: diltiazem systemic

Brand names:  Cardizem, Cardizem CD, Cartia XT, Cardizem LA, Dilacor XR, Tiazac, Dilt-XR, Diltia XT, Matzim LA, Diltzac

Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents, group IV antiarrhythmics

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
nitroglycerin Rx C N X 2 reviews
10

Generic name: nitroglycerin systemic

Brand name:  Nitro-Bid

Drug class: antianginal agents, vasodilators

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
felodipine Rx C N 2 reviews
9.0

Generic name: felodipine systemic

Brand name:  Plendil

Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
prazosin Rx C N X 1 review
10

Generic name: prazosin systemic

Brand name:  Minipress

Drug class: antiadrenergic agents, peripherally acting

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
doxazosin Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: doxazosin systemic

Brand name:  Cardura

Drug class: antiadrenergic agents, peripherally acting

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
trolamine salicylate Off Label OTC N N 1 review
10

Generic name: trolamine salicylate topical

Brand names:  Myoflex Cream, Aspercreme

Drug class: topical rubefacient

For consumers: side effects

Off Label: Yes

 
isoxsuprine Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: isoxsuprine systemic

Brand name:  Vasodilan

Drug class: peripheral vasodilators

For consumers: interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, Prescribing Information

 
isradipine Rx C N 1 review
5.0

Generic name: isradipine systemic

Brand names:  Dynacirc, DynaCirc CR

Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
nisoldipine Rx C N 1 review
1.0

Generic name: nisoldipine systemic

Brand name:  Sular

Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N The drug is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use of the drug under medical supervision.
2 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 The drug has a potential for abuse less than the drugs in schedules 1 and 2. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
5 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 4. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

Synonym(s): Raynaud's Disease; Raynaud's Phenomenon

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