nicardipine

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nicardipine

 [ni-kahr´dĭ-pēn]
a calcium channel blocking agent that acts as a vasodilator; administered orally as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of angina pectoris and hypertension.

nicardipine

/ni·car·di·pine/ (ni-kahr´dĭ-pēn) a calcium channel blocker that acts as a vasodilator; used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of angina pectoris and hypertension.

nicardipine

(nī-kär′də-pēn′)
n.
A calcium channel blocker drug, C26H29N3O6, used in its hydrochloride form primarily to treat hypertension and angina pectoris.

niCARdipine

[nikär′dipin]
a calcium channel blocker. It causes vasodilation and is prescribed as an antihypertensive and antianginal agent.

nicardipine

A CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER drug used to treat ANGINA PECTORIS and high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION). A brand name is Cardene.