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Isradipine is a medication that is used for the treatment of high blood pressure. It is a type of calcium channel blocker that works by relaxing the blood vessels to allow better blood flow and help lower blood pressure. The capsules, which are available by prescription, are generally taken twice a day. Some of the potential side effects include dizziness, nausea, and fatigue.
- Swelling or water retention (edema)
- Feelings of a forcefully or rapidly beating heart (palpitations)
- Flushing (redness of the skin, especially the face)