A 26-year-old member asked:
is it safe to take nisldipine while pregnant or breastfeeding?
2 doctor answers
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Do you mean nifedipine? See prior answer.
Answered on Oct 31, 2011
Dr. Carla Enriquez answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Category C: Nisoldipine carries a pregnancy category c warning. This means it is dangerous to fetal animals but has no data in humans. Therefore, its use is left up to the discretion of the prescribing doctor and patient. Talk to your obstetrician about its use and alternatives if needed.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014
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