"What are calcium channel blockers (CCBs) and how do they work?
Calcium channel blockers are drugs that block the entry of calcium into the muscle cells of the heart and arteries.
- The entry of calcium is critical for"...
SULAR (nisoldipine) is an extended release tablet and should be swallowed whole. Tablets should not be chewed, divided or crushed. SULAR (nisoldipine) should not be administered with a high fat meal. Grapefruit juice, which has been shown to increase significantly the bioavailability of nisoldipine and other dihydropyridine type calcium channel blockers, should not be taken with SULAR (nisoldipine) .
Last reviewed on RxList: 1/25/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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