May be taken with or without food.
Oral Hypertension Adult: Initially, 2.5 mg bid, increase if necessary after 3-4 wk to 5 mg bid, or 10 mg bid as required. Elderly: Initially, 1.25 mg... View More
Cardiogenic shock; recent MI or acute unstable angina; severe aortic stenosis; lactation; porphyria.
Mode of Action
Isradipine is a dihydropyridine Ca channel blocker. It prevents Ca ions from entering the slow channels or select voltage-sensitive areas of vascular sm... View More
Hypotension, poor cardiac reserve, heart failure. Pregnancy. Lactation: not known if excreted into breast milk
>10% Headache (2-22%) 1-10% Edema (1-9%),Dizziness (2-8%),Palpitation (1-5%),Flushing (1-5%),Tachycardia (1-3%),Chest pain (2-3%),Rash (2%),Nausea ... View More
Concurrent admin w/ enzyme-inducing drugs (e.g. rifampicin, phenobarbital, carbamazepine) reduced plasma concentrations of isradipine. Increased bioavai... View More
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