management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Elderly with moderate renal dysfunction may have elevated serum concentrations of nicardipine. Follow blood pressure closely. Hepatic-Elderly with hepatic dysfunction or decreased hepatic blood flow may have elevated serum concentrations of nicardipine. Follow blood pressure closely. Gastrointestinal-May cause constipation or exacerbation of pre-existing constipation. Cardiovascular-May cause peripheral edema in the elderly.
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