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 ER is the generic version of Hoechst Marion Roussel's Cardizem(R) SR, an extended release calcium channel blocker or calcium antagonist used for the treatment of hypertension.