Nitroglycerin Sublingual/Translingual Aerosol Spray 0.4Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nitroglycerin: Sublingual/Translingual aerosol spray (0.4mg)

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Nitroglycerin Lingual Aerosol
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Nitroglycerin Lingual Aerosol

What is this Medicine?

NITROGLYCERIN (nye troe GLI ser in) is a type of vasodilator. It relaxes blood vessels, increasing the blood and oxygen supply to your heart. This medicine is used to prevent or relieve chest pain caused by angina.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Nitroglycerin: Sublingual/Translingual aerosol spray(0.4mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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In-Depth Information

Nitroglycerin 400mcg/spray Lingual Aerosol Spray

NDC: 434780410
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store upright
Flammable, keep away from heat and flame
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Nitroglycerin 400mcg/spray Lingual Aerosol Spray
Daily Life Interactions for Nitroglycerin 400mcg/spray Lingual Aerosol Spray

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Nitroglycerin 400mcg/spray Lingual Aerosol Spray(Nitroglycerin)
Alcohol and Nitroglycerin(Nitroglycerin)
Side effects from Nitroglycerin such as dizziness, flushing, low blood pressure, or headache may get worse if you take Ethanol or drink Alchohol-containing beverages. You may become dizzy or feel faint while taking Nitroglycerin and Alchohol together; do not stand or sit up too quickly. To avoid an interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while you are taking Nitroglycerin. If you experience dizziness (lightheadedness) which does not go away, fainting or falling spells, or shortness of breath while taking Nitroglycerin, contact your physician immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Second Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Third Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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