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How will the breathing trouble improve for diastolic HF patient? Is this a symptom for emergency or recurring? Any medications/rescuers-nitroquick?

How will the breathing trouble improve for diastolic HF patient? Is this a symptom for emergency or recurring? Any medications/rescuers-nitroquick?

Fluid removal: The most important initial treatment would be rapid fluid removal with a strong water pill (diuretic). This type of symptom, unfortunately is a hallmark of diastolic heart failure and often recurs with unclear precipitating factors. Keep to a low sodium diet, and stay on all medications faithfully. Weigh yourself everyday. Despite this, sometimes an emergency room visit is necessary. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Who should not use NitroQuick (nitroglycerin)?

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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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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Please describe the medication: nitroquick (nitroglycerin)?

Please describe the medication: nitroquick (nitroglycerin)?

Nitroglycerin: Nitroquick (nitroglycerin) is a fast acting Nitroglycerin which 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 your doctor and pharmacist. ...Read more

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What is NitroQuick (nitroglycerin)?

Nitroquick (nitroglycerin): Nitroquick is a brand name for nitroglycerine. Nitroglycerine is an old drug we use for rapid sublingual effect on angina pectoris ...Read more

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How nitroquick (nitroglycerin) may be abused?

Not: Since it causes a horrible headache in new users and can cause low blood pressure and loss of consciousness if taken in higher than recommended doses, there is no abuse potential. ...Read more

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What side effects are associated with NitroQuick (nitroglycerin)?

NitroQuick (nitroglycerin): See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/nitroquick-side-effects. Html

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Can pregnant women use NitroQuick (nitroglycerin)?

NitroQuick (nitroglycerin): Nitroglycerin (NTG) is a FDA pregnancy category C medication. Please discuss with OB. ...Read more

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CHF/CKD patient suffering from cough that increases at night. Treated at hospital for pneumonia. Should metoprolol be switch to nebivolol/nitroquick?

CHF/CKD patient suffering from cough that increases at night. Treated at hospital for pneumonia. Should metoprolol be switch to nebivolol/nitroquick?

Cough: If the cough was due to medication, it would be all day around, not just at night. Most likely etiology of cough is GERD. Try PPI (Prilosec OTC etc) daily at HS. If not relieved, see and ENT doctor to get checked out for cough at night. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm having chest pain on the left side and had nitroquick (nitroglycerin) time2 help?

What to do if I'm having chest pain on the left side and had nitroquick (nitroglycerin) time2 help?

Chest pain: If you have chest pain and have taken Nitro without any improvement then you should be seen by a physician right away. You should go to an ER for evaluation. If it is not serious then you can follow with your regular physician, if it is then you will be admitted for further testing, but don't wait. ...Read more

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If you use nitroquick (nitroglycerin) will it cause you any heart problems?

If you use nitroquick (nitroglycerin) will it cause you any heart problems?

No: Nitroquick (nitroglycerin) (brand name for Nitroglycerin sublingual tablets or spray) does not (ever) cause heart disease. If you take it more often than advised, it can cause your blood pressure to fall quickly, even causing you to pass out. This is a drug effect and not a disease. Nitroquick (nitroglycerin) is both very fast acting and lasts for a very brief time. It is no longer active 15-30 minutes after taking it. ...Read more

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How effective is nitroglycerin (NitroQuick) for treating coronary artery disease (CAD)?

How effective is nitroglycerin (NitroQuick) for treating coronary artery disease (CAD)?

Nitro: The drug is effective for treating angina when it occurs and when taken before some stress can help prevent or minimize the resultant chest discomfort. It does nothing long term for the disease process. ...Read more

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Why do some children have allergies?

Why do some children have allergies?

Exposure + Genes: One needs both a genetic component and "exposure" to a said allergen to develop an allergy. There is a growing support over the past 20 years, that growing up in an environment which is "too clean" can also lead to development of allergies down the road. Either way, allergies are on the rise. ...Read more

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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


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Nitroquick (Definition)

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