diltiazem HCl


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diltiazem HCl

(diltī´əzem),
n brand names: Cardizem, Cardizem SR, Cardizem CD;
drug class: calcium channel blocker;
action: inhibits calcium ion influx across cell membrane during cardiac depolarization; produces relaxation of coronary vascular smooth muscle, dilates coronary arteries, slows SA/AV node conduction;
uses: chronic stable angina pectoris, coronary artery spasm, hypertension.
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Diltiazem HCl (Reddy Pharma, Singapore) and hydroxypropylmethylcellulose 15,000cps (Colorcon, India) were obtained as gift samples.
Sustained release matrix tablets of diltiazem HCl were prepared using wet granulation method, by employing high viscosity grade of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose (HPMC) (formulations H1-H4, Table I).
Semisolid formulations of diltiazem HCl using Gelucire with or without stearyl alcohol###
As the amount of diltiazem HCl increased in G5, a corresponding increase in the release rate was observed.
In the angina study, the adverse event profile of Cardizem(R)LA was consistent with what has been previously described for Cardizem(R)LA and other formulations of diltiazem HCl.
Chronic oral administration of diltiazem HCl to patients in doses up to 540 mg/day has resulted in small increases in PR interval, and on occasion produces abnormal prolongation.
Bertek plans to introduce the new low-cost formulation of diltiazem HCl injection in the coming months.
This launch is the first part of an alliance in which Taylor and Baxter will jointly develop, manufacture and market four injectable products with current sales in excess of $200 million: Ketorolac Tromethamine Injection, Amrinone Lactate Injection, Diltiazem HCl Injection and Labetalol HCl Injection.
Shipment of Diltiazem HCl ER will begin within a week.