Top Nitro 10mg Patch

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Fulford India Ltd

Composition for Top Nitro 10mg Patch

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42.15
₹42.15/Patch
1 Patch in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Top Nitro Patch

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Uses of Top Nitro Patch

Top Nitro 10mg Patch is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina).
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Side effects of Top Nitro Patch

Common

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

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How to use Top Nitro Patch

Use this medicine in dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. Make sure the skin is clean and dry. Remove the protective liner of the patch. Do not touch the sticky side. With sticky side down, place the patch evenly onto the skin.

How Top Nitro Patch works

Top nitro 10mg patch 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 Top Nitro Patch

Expert advice for Top Nitro Patch

  • 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 Top Nitro 10mg Patch
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Top Nitro 10mg Patch 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
SAFE
Top Nitro 10mg Patch is safe to use during lactation. Human
studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
Top Nitro 10mg Patch may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Top Nitro 10mg Patch is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be exercised in cases of severe renal impairment;
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Liver
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Top Nitro 10mg Patch is safe to use in patients with liver d
isease. No dose adjustment of Top Nitro 10mg Patch is recommended.
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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 Top Nitro 10mg Patch

Frequently asked questions for Glyceryl Trinitrate

Top nitro belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.
Top nitro 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.
Top nitro 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 Top nitro 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.
Top nitro 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).
Top nitro is not a beta blocker. Top nitro belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.
Top nitro is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Top nitro is not a steroid. Top nitro belongs to a group of medicines called nitrate vasodilators.
Top nitro 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.
Top nitro spray is a metered aerosol which delivers a fixed amount of Top nitro, 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.
Top nitro is given sublingually because it is readily absorbed from the oral mucosa. Top nitro 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.
Top nitro works if taken in a dose for the time for which it is advised by your doctor.
Headache is a side effect of Top nitro 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.
Top nitro 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, Top nitro relieves pain in angina pectoris.
Top nitro 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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