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Nifedical Side Effects

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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Nifedical, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Nifedical side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Nifedical.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Nifedical side effects are:
Fatigue (2 reports)
Major Swelling (1 reports)
Menstrual Spotttinng (1 reports)
Nausea (1 reports)
Very Low Blood Pressure (1 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Nifedical side effects . You can also compare Nifedical side effects or view FDA reports.

Nifedical Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Nifedical reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Nifedical on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

Gynaecomastia, Pain
on Jun 27, 2013 Male from US , 72 years of age, weighting 150.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Nifedical Xl. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Nifedical side effects: gynaecomastia, pain. Nifedical Xl dosage: 30 Mg Once Daily Po.

Cholelithiasis, Neoplasm Malignant, Neoplasm Progression
Patient was taking Nifedical. Patient felt the following Nifedical side effects: cholelithiasis, neoplasm malignant, neoplasm progression on Dec 28, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 72 years of age, weighting 180.1 lb, . Nifedical dosage: 60 Mg, Once A Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

No Adverse Event
Adverse event was reported on Oct 27, 2011 by a Male taking Nifedical (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 65 years of age, weighting 229.3 lb, After Nifedical was administered, patient encountered several Nifedical side effects: no adverse event.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Flushing, Platelet Count Decreased
on Dec 21, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 181.2 lb, was treated with Nifedical. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Nifedical side effects: flushing, platelet count decreased. Nifedical dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Plavix
  • Lipitor
  • Ambien
  • Coumadin
  • Niaspan
  • Amiodarone Hcl
  • Altace



Coronary Artery Occlusion, Feeling Hot, Weight Decreased, Flushing
on Mar 17, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 226.2 lb, was treated with Nifedical. Patient felt the following Nifedical side effects: coronary artery occlusion, feeling hot, weight decreased, flushing. Nifedical dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Niaspan
  • Lisinopril
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Labatelol
  • Effient


Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased
Patient was taking Nifedical (nifedipine). After Nifedical was administered, patient encountered several Nifedical side effects: alanine aminotransferase increased, aspartate aminotransferase increased, liver function test abnormal, blood alkaline phosphatase increased on Oct 08, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 77 years of age, . Nifedical (nifedipine) dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Blood Pressure Increased
Adverse event was reported on Jan 04, 2011 by a Female taking Nifedical (Dosage: 30 Mg, 1x/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 125.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Nifedical side effects: blood pressure increased.
Associated medications used:
  • Furosemide (40 Mg, Unk)
  • Losartan (50 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Amlodipine Besilate (2.5 Mg, 1x/day)


Blood Pressure Fluctuation
on Oct 13, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 54 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Nifedical Xl 30 Mg Teva. Patient felt the following Nifedical side effects: blood pressure fluctuation. Nifedical Xl 30 Mg Teva dosage: #30 One Daily By Mouth.

Chest Pain, Epistaxis, Gingival Pain, Headache, Stomatitis
on Aug 14, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 148.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Nifedical Xl 60 Mg. After Nifedical was administered, patient encountered several Nifedical side effects: chest pain, epistaxis, gingival pain, headache, stomatitis. Nifedical Xl 60 Mg dosage: One Daily.

Constipation, Painful Defaecation, Rectal Ulcer, Urine Flow Decreased
Patient was taking Nifedical 60mg Teva Usa. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Nifedical side effects: constipation, painful defaecation, rectal ulcer, urine flow decreased on Jun 01, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 54 years of age, weighting 300.0 lb, . Nifedical 60mg Teva Usa dosage: 1 Tablet Dailt A Few Months.

Hypertension
Adverse event was reported on Dec 29, 2005 by a Female taking Nifedical (Dosage: Df) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 32 years of age, weighting 247.0 lb, Patient felt the following Nifedical side effects: hypertension.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Band Neutrophil Count Increased, Blood Chloride Increased, Blood Creatine Increased, Blood Glucose Increased, Eosinophil Count Increased, Headache, Hypertension, Lymphopenia
on Dec 15, 2005 Male from UNITED STATES , 51 years of age, weighting 183.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Nifedical. After Nifedical was administered, patient encountered several Nifedical side effects: band neutrophil count increased, blood chloride increased, blood creatine increased, blood glucose increased, eosinophil count increased, headache, hypertension, lymphopenia. Nifedical dosage: 60 Mg Qhs.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Temozolomide (150 Mg Q Day Po)
  • Avastin (5 Mg/kg Q2 Wk Iv)
  • Acyclovir
  • Bactrim Ds
  • Ambien
  • Atarax
  • Ativan
  • Compazine
Patient was hospitalized.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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Safety Alerts, Active Ingredients, Usage Information

Alternative NIFEDICAL Names:NIFEDIPIN

Active Ingredient: NIFEDIPIN

More About Nifedical

Side Effects reported to FDA: 12

Nifedical safety alerts: No

Reported hospitalizations: 2

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