Synonyms:Felodipine;86189-69-7;FLODIL;FELODAY;Agon sr;Brn 4331472;Felodipina;Perfuda;Perfudal;
Application:Used for the treatment of high blood pressure is a selective calcium antagonists, inhibit the main flow of extracellular calcium arterial smooth muscle cells, and selective expansion of small arteries, veins, no such effect, not cause orthostatic hypotension; myocardial also. no significant inhibition. This product reduces renal vascular resistance, while not affect glomerular filtration rate and creatinine clearance rate, renal blood flow did not change even slightly increased, there natriuretic and diuretic effect. It can be used to increase output and cardiac index, significantly reducing afterload, while the systolic function, preload and heart rate had no significant effect.
Felodipine is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering high blood pressurehelps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. Felodipine is known as a calciumchannel blocker.
By blocking calcium, this medication relaxes and widens blood vessels so blood can flow more easily.