Anti-Anginal Preparations, Summary by Pharmacological Class

Available formulations of anti-anginal drugs.

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Preparations are listed by pharmacological class:

  • Beta-blockers (acebutolol, atenolol, bisoprolol, carvedilol, labetalol, metoprolol, oxprenolol, pindolol, propranolol and timolol)
  • Beta-blocker combinations (bisoprolol/aspirin and atenolol/nifedipine) 
  • Calcium-channel blockers (amlodipine, diltiazem, felodipine, nicardipine, nifedipine and verapamil) 
  • Nitrates (glyceryl trinitrate, isosorbide dinitrate and isosorbide mononitrate) 
  • Potassium-channel activators (nicorandil)
  • Sinus node If inhibitors (ivabradine)
  • Ranolazine

Brand names and generic availability are noted for each drug, along with the range of available formulations (oral solution, capsule, tablet, sustained-release capsule, sustained-release tablet, sublingual tablet, spray, ointment or patch).

Brand names link through to the full MIMS entries for more detailed prescribing information on each product.

Go to the MIMS anti-anginals table

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