Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Glyceril trinitrate

Synonym(s): Nitroglycerine

Introduction

Name

  • Glyceryl trinitrate.

Class of drug

  • Systemic vasodilator.

Uses

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Administration

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Precautions

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Interactions

with other drugs

  • ACE inhibitors, anesthetics, beta-blockers, calcium channel-blockers, corticosteroids, diuretics and nitrates may enhance the hypotensive effect.
  • NSAIDs may antagonize its hypotensive effects.

Adverse Reactions

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant, Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

ADDED