Calcium antagonists: on the way to expanding the indications

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The paper discusses indications for the use of long-acting dihydropyridine calcium blockers, such as felodipine, as well as perspectives for using this class of drugs.

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V V Fomin

I. M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy

Email: fomin vic@mail.ru
Кафедра терапии и профболезнейд-р мед. наук, доц; ММА им. И. М. Сеченова; I. M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy

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