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What is isradipine?

Isradipine is a prescription medication that helps to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Isradipine is a type of medication known as a calcium channel blocker. It relaxes the muscles in your heart and blood vessels, allowing blood to flow more easily. Doctors usually prescribe this medication, along with others, to treat hypertension and reduce the overall workload on your heart. Isradipine is available under the brand Dynacirc CR.

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