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Brand Name(s): Cardene; Cardene SR
CAS nš: 55985-32-5
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What is Nicardipine?

Nicardipine is in a class of drugs called calcium channel blockers. This medicine relaxes (widens) your blood vessels, which makes it easier for the heart to pump and reduces its workload.

This medicine is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) and angina (chest pain).

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