felopidine

felopidine

A calcium channel blocker drug used to treat ANGINA PECTORIS and high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION). A brand name is Plendil.
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There are only three prescription drugs that are likely to be affected enough to matter, says Greenblatt: the statin Zocor (simvastatin), the anti-hypertensive Felopidine, and the anti-anxiety Buspirone.
Commonly prescribed CCBs include diltiazem (Cardizem[R], Tiazac[R], Dilacor[R]), verapamil (Isoptin[R], Calan[R], Verelan[R], Covera HS[R]), mibefradil (Posicor), amlodipine (Norvasc[R]), felopidine (Plendil[R]), isradipine (DynaCirc[R]), nicardipine (Cardene[R]), nisoldipine (Sular[R]), and nifedipine (Procardia[R]).