Mibefradil is used for treatment of hypertension and coronary heart disease.


What is Mibefradil?


Mibefradil is a calcium channel blocker. It acts by blocking the activity of certain channels through which calcium can move into cell membranes.


How should Mibefradil be taken?


Typically, Mibefradil is administered orally in the form of tablets.


Side effects associated with Mibefradil


Among the possible adverse effects of Mibefradil are included:


  • Headache
  • Edema of the lower limbs
  • Rhinitis
  • Abdominal pain
  • Feeling faint or lightheaded
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Hearing problems
  • Hypotension
  • Bradycardia
  • Syncope
  • Redness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Conjunctivitis


It is important to immediately contact a doctor in case of allergic reactions.


Contraindications and warnings associated with the use of Mibefradil


Before taking Mibefradil it is important to tell your doctor if:


  • You have any allergies to the active substance, its excipients, other medicines or any food or substance
  • You are taking other medications, herbal remedies and supplements
  • You suffer (or have suffered) from diseases or health problems
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding