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What should I tell my doctor before taking Cardene SR?

Before you begin taking Cardene SR, tell your doctor if you have low blood pressure, aortic stenosis, or coronary artery disease. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or may become pregnant while taking the drug. Because a compound in grapefruit and grapefruit juice can interact with Cardene SR, talk with your doctor before consuming either while taking this medication.

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