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A 27-year-old female asked:

been on procardia (nifedipine) for 8 weeks now 4 pre term labor-still have horrible side effects, only less w/norco migraines, rapid hb, flushed, swollen eyes/face?

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Dr. Jordan Fersel
Pain Management 37 years experience
Question: Are you pre-eclamptic?
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
Anesthesiology 29 years experience
You should be able : To stop the Procardia (nifedipine) once you are at a safe deliverable time. Until then, symptomatic treatment and rest are your best bets. Talk to your OB about some of the problems you are having and they may be able to make some adjustments.

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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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