nicardipine

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ni·car·di·pine

 (nī-kär′də-pēn′)
n.
A calcium channel blocker drug, C26H29N3O6, that acts as a coronary vasodilator and is used in its hydrochloride form to treat hypertension.

[ni(tro)- + car(boxyl) + di(hydro)p(yr)idine, class of drugs to which it belongs.]
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Nicardipine hydrochloride, 2-(N-benzyl-N-methylamino)ethyl methyl 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(m-nitrophenyl)-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylate monohydrochloride, is a calcium antagonist with highly potent vasodilating activity and has been widely used for the treatment of hypertension and cerebrovascular disease[1].
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has launched nicardipine hydrochloride injection, indicated for the short-term treatment of hypertension when oral therapy is not feasible or desirable.
The active ingredient in Cardene is the antihypertensive agent nicardipine hydrochloride," said Howard Weisman, EKR's CEO & President.
Those products are acebutolol hydrochloride capsules, flecainide acetate tablets, guanfacine hydrochloride tablets, nicardipine hydrochloride capsules and sotalol hydrochloride AF tablets.