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NITROLINGUAL
Angina
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Drug Name:

NITROLINGUAL Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Nitroglycerin 0.4mg/spray; lingual pump spray.

Company:
Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for NITROLINGUAL:

Acute attacks and prophylaxis of angina.

Adult:

1–2 sprays at onset of attack, onto or under tongue while sitting; max 3 sprays/15 minutes. May use prophylactically 5–10 minutes before exertion. Do not inhale spray. Do not rinse mouth for 5–10 minutes after use.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

Concomitant sildenafil.

Warnings/Precautions:

Acute or recent MI. Hypotension. Monitor for tolerance. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Avoid abrupt cessation. Volume depletion. Elderly. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypotension potentiated with sildenafil, alcohol, vasodilators, calcium channel blockers, other vasoactive drugs. Do not use epinephrine to treat hypotension from nitrate overdose.

Pharmacological Class:

Nitrate.

Adverse Reactions:

Headache, dizziness, flushing, orthostatic hypotension, paresthesia, tachycardia, nausea, rash.

How Supplied:

Spray—12g (200 metered sprays); 4.9g (60 metered sprays)

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