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Overdose With Procardia XL

People who take too much of this medication may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Swelling or water retention (edema)
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Loss of consciousness
  • An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • Fluid in the lungs.
     
If you happen to overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Procardia XL Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Methods

Procardia XL should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. The tablets should be stored in an airtight container.
 
Keep Procardia XL and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Procardia XL as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Strengths

Procardia XL tablets are available in three strengths:
 
  • Procardia XL 30 mg tablets
  • Procardia XL 60 mg tablets
  • Procardia XL 90 mg tablets.
     

Generic Procardia XL

Currently, both brand-name and generic versions of the drug are licensed for sale.
 
(Click Generic Procardia XL for more information.)
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