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Nitroglycerine, Deponit, Nitro-Bid, Nitro-Dur, Nitrostat, Nitrol


Nitroglycerine is used medically as a vasodilator to treat heart conditions, especially angina.


antianginal, nitrate


acute myocardial infarction, angina, heart failure, hypertension, hypertensive emergency, hypotension induction,

Side Effects

cyanosis, diaphoresis, flushing, headache, methemoglobinemia, nausea/vomiting, orthostatic hypotension, palpitations, sinus tachycardia, syncope, weakness, xerostomia,

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

Mixed interactions:

N-Acetyl Choline, NAC
NAC might help nitroglycerine work better, but may cause severe headaches

Positive interactions:

Vitamin C
Vitamin C may help reduce tolerance and keep nitroglcerine effective




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