nicardipine

noun
ni·​car·​di·​pine | \ ˌnī-ˈkär-də-ˌpēn How to pronounce nicardipine (audio) \

Medical Definition of nicardipine

: a calcium channel blocker administered orally in the form of its hydrochloride C26H29N3O6·HCl to treat angina pectoris and hypertension

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“Nicardipine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nicardipine. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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