Active Ingredient(s): Diltiazem
FDA Approved: * September 11, 1995
Pharm Company: * BIOVAIL
Category: Chest Pain (Angina)

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Tiazac Overview

Diltiazem, sold under the brand name Cardizem among others, is a calcium channel blocker medication used to treat high blood pressure, angina, and certain heart arrhythmias.[4] It may also be used in hyperthyroidism if beta blockers cannot be used.[4] It is taken by mouth or injection into a vein.[4] When given by injection, effects typically begin within a few minutes and last a few hours.[4] Common side effects include swelling...

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mexican medication ardosons

Hi. I'm waiting for hip surgery in November and I'm in a lot of pain, and I have high blood presser. Is it safe for me to take this medication (ardosons)? ## Can i take ardosons for my arthritis? The pills I currently take are: Tiazac xc for my heart, pradaxa for my irregular heartbeat, eltroxin and pantoprazolle... If not, what else can I take? ## I am suffering from spinal stenosis with arthritis in my lower back. Can I safely take ardosons to relieve the pain? ## Sorry to hear about your situation. I know it's been a while since you last posted, so I hope things have gotten better. Ardosons contains a combination of: Indomethacin (a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory) + Betamethasone (a steroid class medication) + Methocarbamol (a muscle relaxant) Based on the ingredients, I ...

Diltiaz Er

I picked up a generic for Tiazac and the generic is dark green. Is this a safe generic? I can't find out anything about it on the internet. ## I really can't tell you anything about it or confirm what it contains just from the color of the tablet, I'm sorry. It is actually the markings on the tablet that tell us what it is. Did you get it from a licensed U.S. pharmacy? If so, then there shouldn't be a problem, as they are only allowed to supply you with FDA approved generics. Diltiazem is a calcium channel blocker that is commonly used to help treat high blood pressure and cardiac problems. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and dizziness. Learn more:


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule, Extended Release: 120mg, 180mg, 240mg, 300mg, 360mg, 420mg, 60mg, 90mg
  • Injection: 100mg, 100mg/vial, 25mg, 25mg/vial, 5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 120mg, 30mg, 360mg, 60mg, 90mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 120mg, 180mg, 240mg, 300mg, 360mg, 420mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tiazac: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0456-2612 24 Hr Tiazac 120 mg Extended Release Capsule by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0456-2613 24 Hr Tiazac 180 mg Extended Release Capsule by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0456-2614 24 Hr Tiazac 240 mg Extended Release Capsule by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0456-2615 24 Hr Tiazac 300 mg Extended Release Capsule by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0456-2616 24 Hr Tiazac 360 mg Extended Release Capsule by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0456-2617 Tiazac 420 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Capsule by Forest Laboratories, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Diltiazem or a similar ingredient: (14 results)