What is Fortipine?
Fortipine is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels.
What is Fortipine used for?
Fortipine is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) and angina (chest pain).
What is the active ingredient in Fortipine?
Fortipine is composed of Nifedipine.
How to take Fortipine?
Swallow the tablet/capsule with a drink of water. Do not break, crush or chew the tablets/capsules, as this could affect the way the medicine is released into your bloodstream. You can take nifedipine either before or after food.
Can Fortipine cause problems?
The unwanted effects often improve as your body adjusts to the new medicine, but speak with your doctor or pharmacist if any of the following continue or become troublesome.