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Bita - Nifedine is a calcium channel blocker, prescribed for angina (chest pain), high blood pressure and abnormal heart rhythms.  It works by relaxing blood vessels.

Drug information on Bita - Nifedine (Atenolol,Nifedipine) from Piramal Healthcare

Bita - Nifedine

Piramal Healthcare
Generic : Nifedipine
10 Capsules
Combination of Generics : Atenolol,Nifedipine
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Side effects of Nifedipine

   Most Common : Dizziness, lightheadedness, or faintness, headache, weakness, flushing, nausea, heartburn, muscle cramps, sore throat and swelling of feet or lower legs.

   Heart : Swelling in the extremities and palpitations.

Nausea, diarrhea, constipation, cramps and flatulence.

   Respiratory : Nasal and chest congestion and shortness of breath.

   Musculoskeletal : Inflammation, joint stiffness and muscle cramps.

   Central Nervous System : Shakiness, nervousness, jitteriness, sleep disturbances, blurred vision and difficulty in balance.

   Miscellaneous : Skin inflammation, itching, hives, fever, increased sweating, chills and sexual disorders.

When is Nifedipine not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with very low blood pressure or shock due to heart problems and hypersensitivity.

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.


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