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Before taking Nifedical XL, it is important to understand the risks of the medication. Some of the Nifedical XL warnings and precautions include the possible risk of the medication making chest pain worse, potential drug interactions, and the safety of taking the drug when pregnant or breastfeeding. Nifedical XL is not suitable for everyone; you should not take the medication if you are allergic to any of the ingredients used to make Nifedical XL.

Nifedical XL: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Nifedical XL® (nifedipine) if you have:


Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
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