Overview
Tiazac is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat hypertension and chronic stable angina. Tiazac is also known by its drug name, Diltiazem.

Tiazac is a calcium channel blocker. Calcium channel blockers are believed to work by dilating the arteries and decreasing the force with which the heart pumps.

How do I take it?
Tiazac is generally taken once daily.

Tiazac comes in capsule form.

Side effects
The FDA-approved label for Tiazac lists common side effects including dizziness, fatigue, cold symptoms, tingling sensation under the skin, nausea, and upset stomach.
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Rare but serious side effects listed for Tiazac include congestive heart failure, liver damage, low blood pressure, and bradycardia (slowed heartbeat).

For more details about this treatment, visit:
Tiazac – RxList
http://www.rxlist.com/tiazac-drug.htm

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