Transderm-Nitro

Active Ingredient(s): Nitroglycerin
FDA Approved: * October 19, 1981
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Chest Pain (Angina)

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Transderm-Nitro Overview

Nitroglycerin, also known as glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), is a medication used for heart failure, high blood pressure, anal fissures, and to treat and prevent chest pain from not enough blood flow to the heart (angina) or due to cocaine.[1][2] 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 bloo...

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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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