Active Ingredient(s):Sodium Nitroprusside FDA Approved: * March 8, 2017 Pharm Company: *EXELA PHARMA SCIENCE Category:Blood Pressure
Sodium nitroprusside (SNP), sold under the brand name Nitropress among others, is a medication used to lower blood pressure. This may be done if the blood pressure is very high and resulting in symptoms, in certain types of heart failure, and during surgery to decrease bleeding. It is used by continuous injection into a vein. Onset is nearly immediate and effects last for up to ten minutes. It has been known to cause ...
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