What is the pathogenesis of isradipine toxicity?

Updated: Jan 04, 2021
  • Author: B Zane Horowitz, MD, FACMT; Chief Editor: Michael A Miller, MD  more...
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Isradipine (DynaCirc) is similar to felodipine. However, it has a smaller volume of distribution and a half-life of 8 hours. It has some inhibition at the sinoatrial node and therefore has less reflex tachycardia than other dihydropyridines.


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