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Nitro-Dur Medication Information

Available by prescription only, Nitro-Dur® (nitroglycerin patch) is a medication used to prevent episodes of chest pain (angina) in adults who have coronary artery disease. It comes in the form of a skin patch, which is applied every day and worn for 12 to 14 hours. Common side effects of this medication include headaches, lightheadedness, and fainting.
 
It's important to review the safety information for Nitro-Dur with your healthcare provider before starting treatment. This medication may not be suitable for everyone, so make sure your healthcare provider is aware if you have any other medical conditions, such as low blood pressure or any allergies, or are taking any other types of medicine.
 
(For more information on this medication, click Nitro-Dur. This article provides a more in-depth discussion, explaining how this patch works for preventing angina, what to expect while taking it, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider before beginning treatment.)
 

Nitro-Dur Medication Information

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