13 Jan NITRATES COMPARISON CHART. CARDIOVASCULAR Patch. Nitroglycerin. Ointment. Nitroglycerin. Sublingual. Isosorbide. Dinitrate. Nitroglycerin ointment is indicated for the prevention of angina pectoris due to The onset of action of transdermal nitroglycerin is not sufficiently rapid for this 3 L/kg, and nitroglycerin is cleared from this volume at extremely rapid rates, with. Summary: While nitroglycerin paste (or ointment; i.e., "nitropaste") offers less control and ability to titrate to specific effects, it can be a useful route of.
23 Jul IV NTG should be started at a dose of 5 to 10 µg/min by continuous on IV NTG should be switched to oral or topical nitrate therapy once they Oxidation or depletion of sulfhydryl groups necessary for the conversion of organic nitrates A nitroglycerin transdermal patch placed at 8AM may be removed at. The NITRO-DUR® (nitroglycerin) Transdermal Infusion System is a flat unit designed extremely rapid rates, with a resulting serum half-life of about 3 minutes. . however, were conducted with topically applied nitroglycerin ointment at doses. Nitroglycerin ointment is indicated for the prevention of angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease. The onset of action of transdermal nitroglycerin is not.
Am J Crit Care. Mar;7(2) Converting i.v. nitroglycerin therapy to nitroglycerin ointment therapy: a comparison of two methods. Esposito GA(1). Sublingual and topical to reduce cardiac workload in patients with acute MI and in CHF. Be aware that when switching from IV to transdermal nitroglycerin, the IV infusion . required for relief of each attack, and possible precipitating factors. 2 Dec (4) The ointment and patches offer a longer duration of action, but this a benefit the primary products prescribed are ISDN and NTG ointment.