Azelnidipine is a unique dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker with selectivity for L-type calcium channels that has been launched for the treatment of hypertension. Azelnidipine exhibits long-acting blood pressure-lowering effects without increasing heart rate.
Azelnidipine is used in the treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure).
Major & minor side effects for Azelnidipine
- Slow heart rate.
- Redness of skin.
- Skin Rash.