Disease Information for Felodipine (Plendil/Agon) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Breast Swelling Bilateral
Bilateral ankle swelling
Bilateral leg edema/swelling
Brief Blood pressure increase/sign:
High blood pressure/sign
Edema of Lower Extremities
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Hypertension.
Edema
Gingival hyperplasia
Gynecomastia
Hypertension
Disease Synergy - Causes
Synergy/Grapefruit juice intake
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antihypertensive medication (examples)
DRUG/Calcium-channel blocker meds (examples)
DRUG/Cardiovascular meds (examples)
DRUG/Dihydropyridine calcium-channel blocker (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
3,5 Pyridinedicarboxylic acid 4 (2,3 dichlorophenyl) 1,4 dihydro 2,6 dimethyl ethyl methyl ester, felodipine, Felodipine (product), Felodipine (substance), FELODIPINE PREPARATION, Brand name/Agon (Felodipine), Brand name/Lexxel (Enalepril-Felodipine), Brand name/Plendil (Felodipine), Brand name/Renedil (Felodipine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 10 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 2.5 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size).
DRUG/Dose 5 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Extended time release/XT/SA (example)
DRUG/Dose maximum 20 mgms/day medication
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Calcium channel blocker medication; Cardiovascular drugs with selective and varied anti-vasospasm, hypertension, angina, and anti-arrhythmia activity; Felodipine is used often for hypertension; Oral preparation

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