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There are currently two types of generic Procardia XL available on the market -- Nifedipine extended-release tablets and Nifedical XL tablets. Nifedipine tablets are available in three strengths (30 mg, 60 mg, and 90 mg), while Nifedical XL tablets are available in two strengths (30 mg and 60 mg). The FDA has assigned all generic versions of Procardia XL an "AB" rating, meaning the generic versions are equivalent to the brand-name medication.
An Overview of Generic Procardia XLProcardia XL® (nifedipine) is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of chest pain (known medically as angina) and high blood pressure (hypertension). It is part of a group of medications called calcium channel blockers.
Strengths of Generic Procardia XLGeneric Procardia XL tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Nifedipine extended-release 30 mg tablets
- Nifedipine extended-release 60 mg tablets
- Nifedipine extended-release 90 mg tablets.
- Nifedical XL 30 mg tablets
- Nifedical XL 60 mg tablets.
- Teva Pharmaceuticals
- Mylan Pharmaceuticals
- Kremers Urban.