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Nicardipine (Dagan) Summary

Description: A potent calcium channel blockader with marked vasodilator action. It has antihypertensive properties and is effective in the treatment of angina and coronary spasms without showing cardiodepressant effects. It has also been used in the treatment of asthma and enhances the action of specific antineoplastic agents.

Also Known As: Dagan; Y93; Y 93; Cardene; Y-93 Show All >>

Networked: 1020 relevant articles (152 outcomes, 195 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Nicardipine is Relevant

  1. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) : 63 outcomes 62 studies in 321 results
  2. Intracranial Vasospasm : 8 outcomes 6 studies in 40 results
  3. Angina Pectoris : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 32 results
  4. Myocardial Ischemia (Ischemic Heart Diseases) : 7 outcomes 4 studies in 26 results
  5. Spasm (Spasms) : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 15 results
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Drugs Related to Nicardipine

  1. Calcium
  2. Nitroprusside (Sodium Nitroprusside)
  3. Calcium Channels (Calcium Channel)
  4. Nifedipine (Adalat)
  5. Verapamil (Calan)
  6. Nitroglycerin (Dynamite)
  7. Labetalol (Normodyne)
  8. 1,4-dihydropyridine (dihydropyridine)
  9. Propranolol (Inderal)
  10. Diltiazem (Cardizem)
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Therapies Related to Nicardipine

  1. Coronary Artery Bypass (Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery)
  2. Intravenous Infusions
  3. Transplants (Transplant)
  4. Sternotomy
  5. Microspheres (Microsphere)
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