Articles

Nifedipine-induced Hypokalemia.

Author

Tishler M, Armon S

Date

5/1986

Journal

Drug Intell Clin Pharm

Abstract

Nifedipine, a calcium-channel blocking agent, has been reported to cause many side effects, particularly in the cardiovascular system. A case of nifedipine-induced hypokalemia is presented, with a discussion on the presumable mechanism involved in this phenomenon.