Calan

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Noun1.Calan - a drug (trade names Calan and Isoptin) used as an oral or parenteral calcium blocker in cases of hypertension or congestive heart failure or angina or migraine
calcium blocker, calcium-channel blocker - any of a class of drugs that block the flow of the electrolyte calcium (either in nerve cell conduction or smooth muscle contraction of the heart); has been used in the treatment of angina or arrhythmia or hypertension or migraine
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700 c08da01 verapamil hydrochloride tb.40 mg 200 c01da08 isosorbite dinitrate spray 15 c01da02 glyceryl trinitrate 50 mg 50 ml 100 c03ca04 torasemide 10 mg.
In situ single pass intestinal perfusion was used to investigate the absorption sites of three constituents in the small intestine, as well as the influence of drug concentrations, concentrations of P-gp inhibitor verapamil hydrochloride, concentrations of MRP2 inhibitor probenecid, and concentrations of energy inhibitor 2,4-dinitrophenol, in order to discuss the absorption mechanism of the constituents and influent factors (5).
Examples of CCBs include bepridil (Vasocor[R]), amiodipine besylate (Norvasc[R]), and verapamil hydrochloride (Calan SR[R]).
Doxorubicin, dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), rhodamine 123 (Rho123), verapamil hydrochloride and MTT (3-(4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl)-2,5-diphenyl-tetrazoleum) were purchased from Sigma-Aldrich GmbH, Germany.
Chemicals: All the chemicals, solvents, and reagents used in the experiments include: acetylcholine chloride (ACh), atropine sulphate, potassium chloride (KCl), verapamil hydrochloride, l-carrageenin, aspirin, propylgallate (PG), 1,1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH), and calcium chloride (CaCl2) were purchased from Sigma Chemicals Company, St.
The following salts and drugs were used: NaCl, Ca[Cl.sub.2], NaHP[O.sub.4], NaHC[O.sub.3], glucose (Panreac), KCl, Mg[Cl.sub.2], K[H.sub.2]P[O.sub.4] and MgS[O.sub.4] (Probus), ascorbic acid (Prolabo), phenylephrine hydrochloride, acetylcholine chloride, indomethacin, LNAME, L-arginine, D-arginine, ODQ, dipyridamole, glibenclamide, dimethylsulfoxide, verapamil hydrochloride, sodium nitroprusside, atropine sulfate, and propranolol hydrochloride (Sigma-Aldrich).
(6,15) Baltodano and colleagues studied 8 elderly patients suffering from NLC refractory to treatment with quinine sulfate who were treated with verapamil hydrochloride, 120 mg, at bedtime.