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Whenever I take nitroglycerines for angina I get terrible headaches with vomiting and fever which lasts for about 24 hours.Is there an alternative I c?

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology

In brief: Nitrates will all

cause this vasoreactive response.
Perhaps your health care provider could adjust your maintenance therapy (beta and calcium blockers) so that you won't have angina and thereby not need NTG.

In brief: Nitrates will all

cause this vasoreactive response.
Perhaps your health care provider could adjust your maintenance therapy (beta and calcium blockers) so that you won't have angina and thereby not need NTG.
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