Definition of Procardia
1. Noun. Calcium blocker (trade name Procardia); appears to increase the risk of recurrent heart attacks.
Generic synonyms: Calcium Blocker, Calcium-channel Blocker
Language type: Trade Name
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Literary usage of Procardia
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1. Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluationsedited by Barry Leonard edited by Barry Leonard (1999)
"Once generic drug products deemed by FDA to be bioequivalent to either Adalat® CC or Procardia XL® are approved, Adalat® CC and Procardia XL® would be ..."
2. The Status of Efforts to Identify Persian Gulf War Syndrome edited by Christopher Shays (1999)
"... dysmotility problem and he was placed on Procardia to alleviate some of Ms reflux problems and the premature ventricular contractions of his heart. ..."