Diltiazem is a member of the group of drugs known as benzothiazepines, which are a class of calcium channel blockers used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and some types of arrhythmia.
Indication: Chronic Stable Angina, Hypertension & Cardiac Arrhythmia.
Drug Composition: Available as 30 mg and 60 mg Diltiazem per tablet, and 90 mg SR and 120 mg SR Diltiazem per tablet.
Dosage: Plain tablets T.I.D. SR tablets B.D.
Contraindications: Sick sinus syndrome. Uncontrolled heart failure. Hypotension. Marked bradycardia. Acute myocardial infraction with pulmonary congestion.
Precautions: Reduced left ventricular function. Measure heart rate regularly in the elderly or those with mild bradycardia. Long term use.
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