Calnif Retard 20mg Tablet Description:
Calnif Retard 20mg Tablet is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.
Calnif Retard 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (Angina).
Fatigue, Ankle swelling, Sleepiness, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Palpitations, Edema (swelling), Abdominal pain.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Calnif Retard 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Calnif safe?
Calnif is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Is Calnif a nitrate/beta-blocker/ACE inhibitor/tocolytic?
No. Calnif is not a nitrate, beta-blocker, or an ACE inhibitor. It is a calcium channel blocker.
Does Calnif cause dry mouth?
Calnif can cause dry mouth as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if experience dry mouth after taking Calnif.
Is Calnif a diuretic?
Calnif is not a diuretic. Calnif belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud?s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.