Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:55 am

Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

Uses of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Chest Pain, Coronary Artery Disease

Side effects of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

The most common side effects of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR are – Headache, Dizziness, Syncope, Contact Dermatitis, Rash, Weakness, Orthostatic Hypotension, Nausea, Vomiting, Tachycardia, Flushing, Palpitations, SL Burning, Cutaneous Vasodilation, Hypersensitivity Reactions

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

Do not use Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR if you are allergic to – Nitroglycerin/Glyceryl Trinitrate

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR works

Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR contains – Nitroglycerin/Glyceryl Trinitrate

Nitroglycerin reduces cardiac oxygen demand by decreasing left ventricular end-diastolic pressure and to a lesser extent, systemic vascular resistance. Also increases blood flow through the collateral coronary vessels.

Dosage of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

The dosage of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR

If you forget to take a dose of Nitrolong 2.6mg Tablet CR, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Winitro 2.6mg Tablet CR  ( Windlas Biotech Ltd. )

94.27  30 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Alnitro 2.6mg Tablet  ( Salud Care India Pvt. Ltd. )

125.00  25 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Nitro 2.6mg Tablet  ( Three Dots Lifescience )

135.00  30 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Nitrogard 2.6mg Tablet  ( Cipla Ltd. )

122.62  1 Tablet Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- Alteplase: May decrease tissue plasminogen activator antigen level. Avoid using together, if unavoidable, use lowest effective dose of nitroglycerin.

Antihypertensives: May increase hypotensive effect. Monitor BP closely.

Heparin: I.V. nitroglycerin may interfere with anticoagulant effect of heparin. Monitor PTT.

Riociguat: May cause hypotension. Avoid use together.

Sildenafil, tadalafil, vardenafil: May cause severe hypotension. Use of nitrates in any form with these drugs is contraindicated.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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