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  1. Nitrates | Condition Leaflet

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

  2. Anal Fissure - Treatment | Condition Leaflet

    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 ...

  3. Local Preparations for Anal Disorders | Condition Leaflet

    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...

  4. Coronary Artery Spasm | Condition Leaflet

    A medicine called glyceryl trinitrate can be used to relieve an episode of chest pain. Your healthcare provider may prescribe other medicines to prevent chest pain.

  5. Angina | Condition Leaflet

    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...

  6. Microvascular Angina (Cardiac Syndrome X) | Condition Leaflet

    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.

  7. Pulse Oximetry | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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 ...

  8. Coronary Artery Vasospasm | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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...

  9. Tennis Elbow and Golfer's Elbow | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

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

  10. Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence) | Condition Leaflet

    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...

  11. Postherpetic Neuralgia | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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 ...

  12. Anal Fissure | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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 ...

  13. Cardiac-type Chest Pain Presenting in Primary Care | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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.

  14. Constipation in Adults | Condition Leaflet

    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...

  15. Medication-overuse Headache and Headache Triggers | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Immediate nitric oxide donor-induced headache: all nitric oxide donors (eg, amyl nitrate, erythrityl tetranitrate, glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), isosorbide mononitrate or dinitrate, sodium nitro...

  16. Doctor's Bag - Contents | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

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

  17. Acute Myocardial Infarction Management | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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 ...

  18. Raynaud's Phenomenon | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Topical agents Evidence on topical nitrates is limited but studies have shown that: [ 3 ] Topical glyceryl trinitrate applied to the dorsum of the finger results in digital vasod...

  19. Achilles Tendinopathy and Rupture | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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.

  20. Acute Myocardial Infarction | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    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.