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Is there a brand name version of nifedipine?

Nifedipine is the generic version of the brand name drug Procardia. Generic nifedipine is considered the equivalent of its brand name drug; however, it may contain fillers and other ingredients not in the original medication. Before switching from Procardia to the generic version, check that you are not allergic to any of these other ingredients.

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