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Calcigard

Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Nifedipine

Prescription Required

191 people have bought this recently

Calcigard

Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Nifedipine

Prescription Required

191 people have bought this recently

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Calcigard Information

Calcigard Benefits & Uses

Calcigard is used to treat the following -

Calcigard Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Calcigard

Nifedipine

Calcigard Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Calcigard is used -

  1. Fatigue Mild
  2. Ankle Swelling
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Flushing
  5. Headache सामान्य
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  9. Edema Moderate
  10. Abdominal Pain Mild

Calcigard Related Warnings

Is the use of Calcigard safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Calcigard. If you are pregnant, do not take Calcigard without a doctor's advice.

Severe

Is the use of Calcigard safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Calcigard. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Calcigard on the Kidneys?

Using Calcigard does not have any harmful effects on kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Calcigard on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Calcigard on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Calcigard on the Heart?

In the absence of any scientific study on the side effects of Calcigard on the heart, information on safety of Calcigard for the heart is unavailable.

Unknown

Severe Interaction of Calcigard with Other Drugs

Calcigard should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Pseudoephedrine

    Calcigard Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Calcigard unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Heart Failure
    2. Diabetes

    Frequently asked Questions about Calcigard

    Is this Calcigard habit forming or addictive?

    No, you will not get addicted to Calcigard.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    After taking Calcigard, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Calcigard can make you drowsy.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Calcigard only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, the use of Calcigard in mental disorders is not effective.

    No

    Calcigard Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Calcigard

    Taking Calcigard with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

    Mild

    Interaction between Alcohol and Calcigard

    It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Calcigard and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

    Unknown

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    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Procardia XL® (nifedipine)
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 549
    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 907-909