Diltiazem is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels. Diltiazem is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure), angina (chest pain), and certain heart rhythm disorders. Diltiazem may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Cartia Xt is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Cartia Xt is classified under a drug class known as calcium channel blocker and comes in oral and tablet form. By reducing blood pressure, Cartia Xt by extension helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems.
Cartia Xt is a channel blocker that is used to treat high blood pressure. It can also be used to prevent chest pain. When you lower your high blood pressure, you will have prevented kidney problems, heart attacks, and strokes.
When you use Cartia Xt regularly, you will reduce the number of severity of episodes of chest pain from angina. Also, taking this medication may help you to increase your ability to exercise.
Cartia Xt works by relaxing vessels in the heart and the body enabling blood to flow more easily. This drug also helps in lowering your heart rate helping the heart to work less had and lower blood pressure.