Nitroglycerin (Nitroglycerinum; list B) - spasmolytic agent. Used for cupping the stenocardia. Take under your tongue on 1/2-1 tablet or 1-2 drops of 1% solution on a piece of sugar. Higher doses of 1% solution of nitroglycerine: single 4 drops, daily - 16 drops. Possible side effects: headache, noise in the ears, dizziness, a sharp drop in blood pressure. Nitroglycerin is contraindicated with glaucoma and spasms of brain vessels. Method of production: 1% solution, pills 0.0005 g Remain in the dark cool place, away from the fire.
Cm. also Vasodilator, Antispasmodic.