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Glyceril trinitrate

Synonym(s): Nitroglycerine

Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

Name

  • Glyceryl trinitrate.

Class of drug

  • Systemic vasodilator.

Uses

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Administration

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Precautions

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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

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • BSAVA Small Animal Formulary. Ramsey I (2017) 9th edn. 

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