A CASE REPORT OF CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER INDUCED SUBCLINICAL HYPOTHYROIDISM
English

Pruthvi Desireddy, Praveena Gungam, Souris Kondaveti, Swathi R
2015 Journal of Evidence Based Medicine and Healthcare  
Calcium channel blockers are commonly used drugs for cardiovascular conditions like Hypertension, Angina Pectoris and Arrythmias. Effect of these drugs on other systems, on long term usage is not given importance. We present a case report of Hypothyroidism caused by long term usage of Amlodipine, a rarely identified adverse drug reaction caused by Calcium channel blockers.
doi:10.18410/jebmh/2015/409 fatcat:q3q7wmi2u5fo7mhch76u5p5zbu