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In the US, Isradipine (isradipine systemic) is a member of the drug class calcium channel blocking agents and is used to treat Angina Pectoris Prophylaxis, High Blood Pressure and Raynaud's Syndrome.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antihypertensive agent

Calcium channel blocker

Chemical Name

3,5-Pyridinedicarboxylic acid, 4-(4-benzofurazanyl)-1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimetyl-, metyl 1-metyletyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Isradipinum (Latin)
  • Isradipin (German)
  • Isradipine (French)
  • Isradipino (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Isradipine (OS: BAN, DCF, USAN)
  • PN 200110 (IS)
  • Isradipine (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Isradipinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Clivoten
    Italfarmaco, Italy
  • Dilatol
    Jaba, Portugal
  • DynaCirc
    Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis AH, South Africa
  • DynaCirc CR
    Reliant, United States
  • DynaCirc SRO
    Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis, Taiwan
  • Esradin
    Sigma-Tau Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite, Italy
  • Icaz
    Daiichi Sankyo, Tunisia
  • Icaz LP
    Daiichi Sankyo, France
  • Isradipine Actavis
    Actavis, United States
  • Lomir
    Daiichi Sankyo, Belgium; Daiichi-Sankyo, Portugal; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Bahrain; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Finland; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis, Slovakia
  • Lomir Retard
    Daiichi Sankyo, Belgium; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, Iceland
  • Lomir SRO
    2care4, Norway; Daiichi Sankyo, Switzerland; Daiichi Sankyo, Italy; Eureco-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Medcor, Netherlands; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, Finland; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis, Poland
  • Prescal
    Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom
  • Vascal uno
    Sanol, Germany; UCB Pharma, Germany
  • Vascal uno mite
    Sanol, Germany; UCB Pharma, Germany


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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