Daily Doodle #132 – Pictoffect: Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blockers (DHP CCB)

Amlodipine
Felodipine
Nifedipine

131-blog-update

Featuring the following
Side Effects

Edema
Rash
Flushing
Headache (diamond)
Constipation
Gingival Hyperplasia

Other Side Effects (not depicted)
Dizziness
Dyspnea

Other Tedious Tidbits about CCBs
Nifedepine can cause more edema and headache than other agents.
Nifedipine can cause reflex tachycardia

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What Is This?

This is part of my Pictoffect Series (drug side effects illustrated through creatures).
All side effects are referenced from Rx Files 9th Edition.

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