1. nifedipine

noun. ['ˌnaɪˈfɛdəpiːn, nəˈfɛdəpiːn'] calcium blocker (trade name Procardia); appears to increase the risk of recurrent heart attacks.


  • calcium blocker
  • calcium-channel blocker

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Words that Rhyme with Nifedipine

  • benzodiazepine
  • lupien
  • nifedipine
  • sapien
  • stempien
  • zapien

Example sentences of the word nifedipine

1. Adjective
Examples of calcium channel blockers include verapamil, diltiazem and nifedipine 1.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Channel blockers known to cause serious side effects when mixed with grapefruit include felodipine and nifedipine.