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What is nipride (nitroprusside) used for?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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In brief: Nitroprusside/niprid

In the us, nipride (nitroprusside) is indicated for lowering blood pressure in cases of hypertensive crisis, for acute congestive heart failure, & for lowering blood pressure to decrease bleeding.
In other countries it has additional indications for use.

In brief: Nitroprusside/niprid

In the us, nipride (nitroprusside) is indicated for lowering blood pressure in cases of hypertensive crisis, for acute congestive heart failure, & for lowering blood pressure to decrease bleeding.
In other countries it has additional indications for use.
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