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What is the definition or description of: Nitrol allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Nitrol allergy?

Nitrol allergy: Nitrol (Nitroglycerin) can prevent or treat angina pain. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For possible adverse effects see: http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-11675/nitrol-transdermal/details ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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What is the definition or description of: Nitrek allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Nitrek allergy?

Nitrek allergy: Transdermal nitroglycerin is used to dilate blood vessels. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For possible adverse rxn's to Nitrek see: http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-14700/nitrek-transdermal/details/list-sideeffects ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Nitrong allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Nitrong allergy?

Nitrong allergy: Nitrong is a nitroglycerin medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-53547/nitrong-transdermal/details ...Read more

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What effects does nitroglycerin have on children?

What effects does nitroglycerin have on children?

Not used: As nitroglycerine is used to treat chest pain related to coronary artery disease, it is not usually used in children. As in the adult, it would transiently lower the blood pressure. ...Read more

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Can you get a buzz from nitroglycerin?

Nothing good: The most common side effects are a pounding headache and dizziness/lightheadedness from low bp. Not recommended for recreation. ...Read more

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What does nitroglycerin do to the body?

Relax blood vessels: In the heart that can increase blood flow to stop an angina (chest pain) episode, but it also can produce side effects of low blood pressure (so take it sitting down) or headache. ...Read more

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When is nitroglycerin given for diseases?

When is nitroglycerin given for diseases?

Angina: Ntg is given to people with known or suspected angina for rapid relief of chest pain resulting from inadequate circulation in the heart. If taken as prescribed, it is a relatively safe medicine that is commonly used throughout the world over the last 6 decades to treat angina (pain from the heart due to "blockage".). ...Read more

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Who should not use NitroQuick (nitroglycerin)?

NitroQuick (nitroglycerin): A significant list at : http://www. Drugs. Com/disease-interactions/nitroglycerin, nitroquick. Html ...Read more

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What is the maximum number of times that nitroglycerin can be taken safely?

2 in row: If 2 in a row don't work you can take a third and call 911. ...Read more

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How to know if I overdosed on nitrostat, (nitroglycerin) I may have symptoms?

How to know if I overdosed on nitrostat, (nitroglycerin) I may have symptoms?

Symptoms, BP: Excessive nitroglycerin typically lowers your blood pressure so you might feel dizziness, weakness, fatigue, nausea, vomiting and/or rapid heart rate. Fortunately, the effects of Nitrostat wear off soon. If you have persistent symptoms, go to the Emergency Room. ...Read more

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Does nitroglycerin kill people?

Does nitroglycerin kill people?

No: No, but since it is used to treat a symptom of a potentially fatal disease, the more you need it the higher the risk. It can interact with viagra, levitra, (vardenafil) and Cialis to dangerously lower your blood pressure. ...Read more

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How does medicinal nitroglycerin for angina affect you?

How does medicinal nitroglycerin for angina affect you?

Dilates vessels: It dilates blood vessels and lowers blood pressure. Burning under the tongue and headache are normal for new users. Esophageal smooth muscle is also affected so relief of pain is not specific for heart disease. Effects occur 2-3 minutes after a sublingual dose and last 20-30 minutes. Gi pain often requires 2 or 3 nitros for full relief. ...Read more

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Can nitroglycerin be used to treat migraines? Any help appreciated!

Can nitroglycerin be used to treat migraines? Any help appreciated!

Migraine: Is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. This condition must be professionally managed. Nitroglycerin is a major migraine inducer and is contraindicated for migraine treatment. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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If a person were to take nitroquick (nitroglycerin) and was not have pains in his chest, what could happen?

If a person were to take nitroquick (nitroglycerin) and was not have pains in his chest, what could happen?

Nothing: Nothing would happen. People who aren't used to nitro sometimes get a headache that is harmless and goes away over about 30 minutes. People who overdose will get low blood pressure and can pass out. There are no serious consequence. It is often used in practice by people who have chest pain of unclear cause with no harm done. ...Read more

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Do you need a prescription for NitroQuick (nitroglycerin)?

NitroQuick (nitroglycerin): Yes, prescription is needed for NitroQuick (nitroglycerin). ...Read more

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What is an alternative drug for nitroglycerin for thoae taking sildenafil?

What is an alternative drug for nitroglycerin for thoae taking sildenafil?

There is: No alternative for nitroglycerine if you need it. All nitroglycerine and similar nitrate products can be potentially dangerous with ed products and the combination should be avoided. ...Read more

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Does nitroglycerin lower your blood pressure?

Does nitroglycerin lower your blood pressure?

NTG lower BP: Yes, it is a vasodilator and so can cause low BP and even dizziness and fainting. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for nitroglycerin overdose?

What is the treatment for nitroglycerin overdose?

Nitroglycerin: Can cause the blood pressure to drop so laying down with head down feet up higher than the heart and fluids. ...Read more

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Does nitroglycerin reduce o2 requirements of the myocardium?

Yes: There are 3 major determinants of myocardial oxygen consumption- heart rate, arterial pressure and myocardial contractility. Nitroglycerin supposedly works by reducing arterial pressure by direct means and decreasing venous return as long as the heart rate is not accelerated. ...Read more

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What are the risks of using nitrolingual (nitroglycerin) spray?

Nitrolingual (nitroglycerin) spray: See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/nitrolingual-pumpspray-side-effects. Html

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How can topical nitroglycerin help in treating chronical anal fissure?

Relaxes the muscle: Relaxing the internal anal sphincter muscle may allow the fissure to heal. Nitroglycerin is a smooth muscle relaxant. ...Read more

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Can only a calcium channel blocker be used as an alternative to nitroglycerin?

Can only a calcium channel blocker be used as an alternative to nitroglycerin?

There are others: beta blocker and a medication called ranexa (ranolazine). But only Nitroglycerin is fast-acting and used on an as-needed basis. If you have queries shoot me an e-mail click this --> https://www. Healthtap. Com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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NitroglyceriN pro and cons? My heart goes real fast & drops some time real fast.

NitroglyceriN pro and cons? My heart goes real fast & drops some time real fast.

Powerful medicine: It delivers a very powerful drug in essentially a bolus form and in some people can result in fast heart rates and low blood pressure. It is generally used in emergency situations for impending heart attacks during which it is extremely useful and important and lifesaving. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Joshua Buckler
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Nitroglycerin (Definition)

Nitroglycerin dilates the blood vessels around the heart to relieve heart pain or "angina". It comes in both a pump spray and tablet form. There are several cautions when using this medication so always discuss with ...Read more


Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Nitrolingual (Definition)

Nitrolingual is a nitrate based agent which is a kind of chest ...Read more