0.4% Nitroglycerin Ointment

@article{Fenton201204NO,
  title={0.4\% Nitroglycerin Ointment},
  author={C. Fenton and K. Wellington and S. Easthope},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={66},
  pages={343-349}
}
Abstract▴ 0.4% Nitroglycerin ointment is an intra-anal formulation of nitroglycerin (glyceryl trinitrate) indicated for the treatment of chronic anal fissure pain.▴ Nitroglycerin is a nitric oxide (NO) donor, which reduces the increased anal canal pressure caused by a hypertonic internal anal sphincter, improving anodermal blood flow.▴ A twice-daily 375mg application of 0.4% nitroglycerin ointment, delivering a daily nitroglycerin dose of 3mg, significantly increased the rate of decrease in… Expand
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