Nitrogard

Active Ingredient(s): Nitroglycerin
Category: Chest Pain (Angina)



Nitrogard Overview

Nitroglycerin, also known as glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), is a medication used for heart failure, high blood pressure, and to treat and prevent chest pain from not enough blood flow to the heart (angina) or due to cocaine.[1] This includes chest pain from a heart attack.[1] It is taken by mouth, under the tongue, applied to the skin, or by injection into a vein.[1] Common side effects include headache and low blood pressure.[1] The...

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what is small round white pill with 2 on one side

As said in title, a small round white pill with kind of rounded sides with a 2 on one side only and nothing else on either side. No line, no letter, just a 2. It's not flat because of the 2 poofy sides. That's it! Thank you. ## Hi Lin, From what I could gather, a white round pill with a 2 on one side and blank on the other, fits the description of a 2mg Nitrogard (nitroglycerin) tablet. This medication is indicated for use in treating high blood pressure, angina, and a number of other heart related ailments. For verification, I'd encourage you to get in touch with the manufacturer whom at the time was reported to be Forest Labs (also referred to as Forest Pharmaceuticals). NOTE - in early 2014 Forest Labs was acquired by Allergan; who later on in 2014 was then acquired by Ac...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Nitroglycerin
  • Aerosol: 0.4mg/spray, 400mcg
  • Aerosol, Metered: 0.4mg/spray
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 2.5mg, 6.5mg, 9mg
  • Disc: 0.2mg/hr, 0.3mg/hr, 0.4mg/hr
  • Film, Extended Release: 0.1mg/hr, 0.2mg/24hr, 0.2mg/hr, 0.3mg/hr, 0.4mg/24hr, 0.4mg/hr, 0.6mg/24hr, 0.6mg/hr, 0.8mg/hr
  • Injection: 0.5mg/ml, 0.8mg/ml, 100mcg/ml, 10mg/100ml, 10mg/ml, 200mcg/ml, 20mg/100ml, 400mcg/ml, 40mg/100ml, 5mg/ml
  • Ointment: 2%
  • Powder: 0.4mg/packet, 400mcg
  • Spray: 0.4mg/actuation
  • Spray, Metered: 0.4mg/actuation, 0.4mg/spray
  • Tablet: 0.3mg, 0.4mg, 0.6mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 1.5mg, 1mg, 2mg, 3mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Sublingual: 0.3mg, 0.4mg, 0.6mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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