Diltiazem Side Effects, Upsides, Downsides & Tips

Diltiazem is from a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers which work by relaxing the muscles in the blood vessels and heart.


It is primarily used for treating angina, certain heart rhythm disorders, and hypertension. It also helps you exercise for a longer period and lowers heart rate. Diltiazem makes blood flow easier, and the heart has to put in less effort to pump blood.

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