What is Procardia?
Procardia is a calcium channel blocker used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) or angina (chest pain).
How to consume Procardia?
Follow all directions on prescription label and read medication guides or instruction sheets. The doctor might occasionally change the dose. Use the medicine exactly as directed. Swallow tablet or capsule whole and do not crush, chew, or break it.
What happens in case of overdose?
Overdose symptoms might include irregular heartbeats, severe dizziness, or fainting.
What is to be avoided while taking Procardia?
Grapefruit may interact with Procardia and lead to unwanted side effects. Avoid the use of grapefruit products. Avoid getting up too fast from a sitting or lying position, or you may feel dizzy. Get up slowly and steady yourself to prevent a fall.
What other drugs will affect Procardia?
Many drugs can affect Procardia, and some drugs should not be used at the same time. Tell the doctor about all current medicines and any medicine start or stop using. This includes prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.