Control the uncontrolled Hypertension;


Felodipine Extended Release Tablets USP 5 & 10 mg

30 Film-coated Tablets


FLINDIP ER is in a class of drugs called calcium channel blockers.

Indicated for the treatment of hypertension, to lower blood pressure.

Lowering blood pressure controls the risk of fatal and non-fatal cardiovascular events, primarily strokes and myocardial infarctions.



  • A reduction in blood pressure generally occurs within 2 to 5 hours.

  • It also reduces the force and the rate of your heartbeat, and this helps to prevent angina chest pain.

  • An effective and well tolerated antihypertensive drug, and that 5mg twice daily is a suitable starting dose in hypertensive patient’s refractory to beta-blocker mono-therapy.

  • Incidence of major adverse cardiovascular events was reduced if CCBs were used as first-line therapy for hypertension v/s other classes of antihypertensive drugs.

  • FLINDIP ER shows lesser oedema in elderly patients.


  • 5 mg once a day

  • Depending on the patient's response, the dosage can be decreased to 2.5 mg or increased to 10 mg once a day.


  1. Zhu J, Chen N, Zhou M, et al. Calcium channel blockers versus other classes of drugs for hypertension.

  2. Drug Design, Development and Therapy 2017:11

  3. https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/845753


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