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How are nifedipine, and felodipine different?

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Dr. Gavin Noble
Cardiology 23 years experience
Very similar: Both are blood pressure medications in the same class. They lower BP without slowing hr. They can be used for anti-anginals as well. Nifedipine can be short acting or an extended release once daily form, Felodipine is usually once daily.

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