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Formulation : Extended Release Tablet

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Nisoldipine ER
(Generic alternative to Sular)

Formulation : Extended Release Tablet

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What is Sular /Nisoldipine used for?

Sular is a prescription medication that is used to treat hypertension. It is a calcium channel blocker drug, meaning that it relaxes blood vessels, allowing for more beneficial blood flow.

How should Sular /Nisoldipine be stored?

Sular should be stored in an area that is less than 86 F or 30 degrees C, which is protected from moisture and sunlight. Storing Sular in the bathroom is not recommended.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Sular/Nisoldipine ?

Sular should be taken in accordance to your doctor's prescription. Sular tablets are generally taken one to two hours after a meal, and swallowed whole. Do not stop taking Sular tablets, even if you feel well, as high blood pressure has few symptoms.

When should Sular /Nisoldipine not be taken?

If you are allergic to nisoldipine, or to similar medications including amlodipine (Norvasc), felodipine (Plendil), nicardipine (Cardene), nifedipine (Procardia, Adalat), or nimodipine (Nimotop), do not take Sular. Tell your doctor if you have coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure or liver disease before taking Sular.

What precautions should I follow when taking Sular /Nisoldipine ?

Because Sular may have negative effects on an unborn child, if you are pregnant, or plan to become pregnant during treatment, notify your doctor before taking Sular.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Sular /Nisoldipine ?

Sular should not be taken with grapefruit products. While taking this medication, consuming large amount of alcohol is not recommended. Before having surgery, notify the doctor that you take this drug. If you experience any allergic reaction symptoms, seek immediate medical attention.

When should Sular /Nisoldipine not be taken?

If you experience any of the following severe side effects, contact your doctor immediately: swelling in your legs or ankles; chest pain; fast or pounding heartbeats; or feeling like you might pass out.

Common and less serious side effects include: dizziness; warmth, redness, or tingly feeling under your skin; headache; nausea; stuffy nose, sore throat; or mild skin rash.