NG Long 2.5mg Tablet

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Novartis India Ltd

Composition for NG Long 2.5mg Tablet

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₹2.23/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of NG Long Tablet

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Uses of NG Long Tablet

NG Long 2.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina).
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Side effects of NG Long Tablet

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Headache, Dizziness, Flushing of face, Increased heart rate, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).

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How to use NG Long Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take NG Long 2.5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How NG Long Tablet works

Ng long 2.5mg tablet is in a group of drugs called nitrates. It reduces the workload of the heart. As a result, the heart muscle does not need as much blood and oxygen supply.

In Depth Information on NG Long Tablet

Expert advice for NG Long Tablet

  • Do not take glyceryl trinitrate tablets, if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to glyceryl trinitrate.
  • Consult your doctor, if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breast feeding.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking glyceryl trinitrate.
  • This medicine may make you drowsy or dizzy. If affected, do not drive or operate machines.
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Warnings
Special precautions for NG Long 2.5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
NG Long 2.5mg Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, in
creased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
NG Long 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
NG Long 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
NG Long 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
NG Long 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of NG Long 2.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of NG Long
2.5mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Pah 20mg Tablet, Tazzle 20mg Tablet, ED Save 20mg Disintegrating Strip, Cialis 10mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Glyceryl Trinitrate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for NG Long 2.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Glyceryl Trinitrate

Ng long belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.
Ng long is used to prevent or stop angina pectoris (chest pain due to blockage of blood vessels of the heart) and stop spasms in the blood vessels of the heart.
Ng long belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators. It works by relaxing the blood vessels of the heart, reducing the strain on the heart and making it easier to pump blood.
Vasodilation with Ng long is achieved by the release of nitric oxide which causes the dilatation (widening) of the blood vessels by relaxing the smooth muscles of the blood vessels.
Ng long is taken in the form of sublingual tablets, sprays, and transdermal patches for the treatment of angina pectoris (chest pain due to blockage of blood vessels of the heart).
Ng long is not a beta blocker. Ng long belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.
Ng long is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Ng long is not a steroid. Ng long belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.
Ng long spray is used to relieve the pain of an angina attack as soon as it has started. It is also used to prevent angina caused by exercise, emotional stress or exposure to cold.
Ng long spray is a metered aerosol which delivers a fixed amount of Ng long, the active ingredient, each time the button is pressed. It is to be used under your tongue and should not be inhaled. It is used to relieve the pain of an angina attack as soon as it has started. It is also used to prevent angina caused by exercise, emotional stress or exposure to cold.
Ng long is given sublingually because it is readily absorbed from the oral mucosa. Ng long is also readily absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, but due to its large breakdown (extensive first-pass metabolism) in the liver, its bioavailability (fraction of a given dose in an unchanged form that reaches the systemic circulation) is decreased.
Q. Does glyceryl trinitrate work like sildenafil?
Both sildenafil and glyceryl trinitrate work by dilation of blood vessels which helps in a better blood flow but the mechanisms are entirely different and they are used for different conditions. Sildenafil is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction and glyceryl trinitrate is used for the treatment of chest pain. Please consult your doctor before taking any medicine for your disease conditions.
Ng long works if taken in a dose for the time for which it is advised by your doctor.
Headache is a side effect of Ng long and this can be due to the dilation of cerebral arteries (those arteries supplying different parts of the brain). It usually disappears within several days of continued treatment.
Ng long belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators. It acts by the release of nitric oxide which causes the dilatation (widening) of the blood vessels by relaxing its smooth muscles. This reduces the strain on the heart by making it easier to pump blood. In this manner, Ng long relieves pain in angina pectoris.
Ng long reduces the blood pressure by dilating the blood vessels and decreasing the workload of the heart. However, it is not used for the treatment of high blood pressure.
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