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A calcium channel blocker drug, C17H18N2O6, that acts as a coronary vasodilator and is used primarily to treat hypertension and angina pectoris.
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(Pharmacology) med a calcium-channel blocker used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and heart failure
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|Noun||1.||nifedipine - calcium blocker (trade name Procardia); appears to increase the risk of recurrent heart attacks|
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