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Avandia, Viagra, Norvasc, and Permax are just a few of the drugs that could interact with Minitran. Because dangerously low blood pressure could occur as a result of some of these reactions, you may need to monitor your blood pressure more frequently during treatment with Minitran. To reduce your risk of complications, tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking.

An Overview of Interactions With Minitran

Minitran™ (nitroglycerin patch) can potentially react with several other medications. Some of the drugs that may lead to interactions with Minitran include:
  • Ergot medications, such as:
    • Bromocriptine (Parlodel®)
    • Dihydroergotamine (Migranal®)
    • Ergonovine
    • Ergotamine (Cafergot®, Ergomar®)
    • Methylergonovine (Methergine®)
    • Pergolide (Permax®)
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