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A 29-year-old female asked about a 37-year-old male:

What can ease a nitroglycerin headache taken by heart patient in response to pain? aspirin is part of daily meds; not allowed to take advil (ibuprofen).

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctoranswered
45 years experience
NTG Headache: If you have no contraindication, take acetaminophen. Try 650 mg first dose. See how it works. Can take 1000 mg as a dose. Do not exceed 4000 mg per 24 hours
Last updated Oct 23, 2017


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