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Does nitroglycerin kill people?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
9 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Mark Stern
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2 comments
Dr. Gregg Alexander
Of course, if it's the explosive kind used in TNT, there have been some people harmed by nitro! :-)
Dr. Charles Jost
Nitroglycerine can be very dangerous if you have a heart attack involving the right coronary artery, RCA, since at times it is associated with low blood pressure and low heart rate and nitroglycerine can make low blood pressure even worse.
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Nitro

Only if you put enough together to blow someone up.

In brief: Nitro

Only if you put enough together to blow someone up.
Dr. Daniel Zanger
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Ha - very good.
Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: No

Not the medication kind if taken as advised.
..Must avoid ed drugs like viagra (sildenafil) though.

In brief: No

Not the medication kind if taken as advised.
..Must avoid ed drugs like viagra (sildenafil) though.
Dr. Rick Koch
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