Calcium Modulators: Future Agents, Future Uses Review Article (Web of Science)

abstract

  • The calcium modulators have been a significant therapeutic advancement for the treatment of angina. Structural analogs of verapamil and nifedipine have been synthesized, as have structurally unique compounds. As the role of calcium in body processes is further elucidated, the efficacy of the calcium modulators is being evaluated for numerous disorders. It is anticipated that the newly synthesized compounds will have specificity toward particular body processes, thus providing efficacy with minimal side effects.

authors

publication date

  • 1987

published in

number of pages

  • 8

start page

  • 575

end page

  • 583

volume

  • 21

issue

  • 7-8