Mechanisms of action of the organic nitrates in the treatment of myocardial ischemia.


Nitroglycerin and the long-acting nitrates are widely used in all of the anginal syndromes and have proven effectiveness in relieving or preventing myocardial ischemia. Recent developments into nitrate mechanisms of action provide new insights as to the many anti-ischemic effects of these agents. Important concepts relating to coronary arterial endothelial… (More)


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