Product Information

Product NameNifedipine
Structure
Cas NO21829-25-4
Molecular Weight346.339
Molecular formulaC17H18N2O6
Therap.Cat : Nifedipine is a potent vasodilator agent with calcium antagonistic action. It is a useful anti-anginal agent that also lowers blood pressure.
Nifedipine is a Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blocker. The mechanism of action of nifedipine is as a Calcium Channel Antagonist. The chemical classification of nifedipine is Dihydropyridines.
Nifedipine is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocking agent. Nifedipine inhibits the transmembrane influx of extracellular calcium ions into myocardial and vascular smooth muscle cells, causing dilatation of the main coronary and systemic arteries and decreasing myocardial contractility.