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Flunarizine Summary

Description: Flunarizine is a selective calcium entry blocker with calmodulin binding properties and histamine H1 blocking activity. It is effective in the prophylaxis of migraine, occlusive peripheral vascular disease, vertigo of central and peripheral origin, and as an adjuvant in the therapy of epilepsy.

Also Known As: Flunarizin; Flunarizine Dihydrochloride; Flunarizine Hydrochloride; R-14950; Sibelium Show All >>

Networked: 607 relevant articles (112 outcomes, 127 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Flunarizine is Relevant

  1. Migraine Disorders (Migraine) : 39 outcomes 45 studies in 171 results
  2. Seizures (Seizure) : 15 outcomes 11 studies in 68 results
  3. Headache (Headaches) : 9 outcomes 10 studies in 43 results
  4. Epilepsy (Aura) : 7 outcomes 13 studies in 35 results
  5. Anoxia (Hypoxia) : 7 outcomes 1 study in 24 results
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Drugs Related to Flunarizine

  1. Calcium
  2. Propranolol (Inderal)
  3. topiramate (Topamax)
  4. Carbamazepine (Tegretol)
  5. Calcium Channels (Calcium Channel)
  6. Verapamil (Calan)
  7. Valproic Acid (Valproate, Semisodium)
  8. Nifedipine (Adalat)
  9. Betahistine (Serc)
  10. Phenytoin (Dilantin)
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Therapies Related to Flunarizine

  1. Artificial Respiration (Mechanical Ventilation)
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Intravenous Injections
  4. Massage (Reflexology)
  5. Decompression
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