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Were you looking for information about Nitroglycerin? Nitroglycer is a common misspelling of nitroglycerin.
Nitroglycerin (Minitran™, Nitro-Bid®, Nitro-Dur®, Nitrolingual®, NitroMist®, Nitrostat®, Rectiv™) is a medication licensed for treating or preventing angina (chest pain) in people with coronary artery disease. One particular ointment form (Rectiv) is also used to treat anal fissures.
It comes in various forms, including tablets, capsules, patches, an ointment, and an intravenous (IV) solution. The specific dosing instructions will depend on which product you are using and how you respond to the medication. Possible side effects of nitroglycerin include headaches, lightheadedness, and fainting.
(Click Nitroglycerin for more information about how this angina medicine works, general dosing guidelines, and safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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