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    Nitrates Conditions

    Nitrate medicines include glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), isosorbide dinitrate and isosorbide mononitrate. Each has various brand names. , angina pectoris angina glyceryl trinitrate nitra...

    Local Preparations for Anal Disorders Conditions

    The topical glyceryl trinitrate cream Rectogesic® is used for this. It may cause headaches in some people as a side-effect. , budesonide constipation piles proctitis fungal infectio...

    Anal Fissure Conditions

    However, it can take longer to heal in others. Glyceryl trinitrate ointment If you apply glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) ointment to the anus, it relaxes the muscle around the anus ...

    Angina Conditions

    If you take some glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) it should go within 1-2 minutes (see 'Glyceryl trinitrate' section, below). , angina coronary artery spasm glyceryl trinitra...

    Microvascular Angina (Cardiac Syndrome X) Conditions

    If they think angina is likely, they may prescribe you a glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) spray or tablets . You take a dose under your tongue when your angina pain develops.

    Coronary Artery Spasm Conditions

    See separate leaflet called Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases . Glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) can be used to relieve an episode of chest pain. Your healthcare provider may prescribe other m...

    Proctalgia Fugax and Anal Pain Conditions

    A cream which works on the blood vessels around the anus, such as glyceryl trinitrate or diltiazem cream . An injection into the nerve to make it less sensitive.

    Coronary Artery Vasospasm Professional

    Nitrates and calcium-channel blockers are the mainstay of medical therapy: Glyceryl trinitrate effectively treats episodes of angina and myocardial ischaemia and long-acting nitrate prep...

    Pulse Oximetry Professional

    Improving an oximeter signal [ 13 ] Warm and rub skin Apply a topical vasodilator - eg, glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) cream Try an alternative probe site Try a different probe Try a differ...

    Tennis Elbow and Golfer's Elbow Professional

    However, NICE encourages further research into this. Glyceryl trinitrate patches Glyceryl trinitrate patches applied over the painful area improve outcomes in the first six ...

    Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence) Conditions

    For example, you should not take a PDE5 inhibitor if you take nitrate medicines (including glyceryl trinitrate (GTN)) which are often used to treat angina. Also, if you have high blood pressu...

    Postherpetic Neuralgia Professional

    If patients experience a burning sensation with topical capsaicin then the cream can be mixed with either glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) paste or Emla® cream. Topical lidocaine 5% patches ...

    Cardiac-type Chest Pain Presenting in Primary Care Professional

    The response to glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) should not be used to make a diagnosis and symptoms should not be assessed differently in men and women or among different ethnic groups.

    Anal Fissure Professional

    Consider prescribing glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) ointment: For adults who have had a fissure for over a week without improvement. , glyceryl trinitrate anal fissure anal fissure ...

    Constipation Conditions

    Local anaesthetic ointment or glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) ointment can be prescribed by your GP to ease the pain and help relax the muscles around the back passage (anus), to help the fissure t...

    Achilles Tendinopathy and Rupture Professional

    Topical glyceryl trinitrate used for six months may be effective but possibly no more so than a formal exercise programme. [ 16 ] It is not licensed for this use in the UK.

    Acute Myocardial Infarction Professional

    The response to glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) should not be used to make a diagnosis and symptoms should not be assessed differently in men and women or among different ethnic groups.

    Acute Myocardial Infarction Management Professional

    Advise any patient known to have coronary heart disease to call for an emergency ambulance if the chest pain is unresponsive to glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) and has been present for longer than ...

    Stable Angina Professional

    Presentation [ 3 ] If chest pain is present at the time of consultation - give some sublingual glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) and, if the pain doesn't resolve ...

    Doctor's Bag - Contents Professional

    Myocardial infarction and angina [ 8 ] Aspirin - 300 mg dispersible (or chewed) tablets. Glyceryl trinitrate spray or sublingual tablets. Thrombolytics - some GPs may administer ...