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NTG injection

Ferron Par Pharmaceuticals

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Ingredients in every 10 ml

Glyceryl Trinitrate 1 mg

Each package contains

10 ampoules of 10 ml

Other details

Dosage form:Injection
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1 C - Cardiovascular system
ATC Level 2 C01 - Cardiac Therapy Drugs
ATC Level 3 C01E - Other Cardiac Preparations in ATC

Warnings

Pregnancy

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use during pregnancy. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Lactation

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use during lactation. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Alcohol

NOT RECOMMENDEDThis item should not be used with alcohol.

Machinery

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use while operating heavy machinery. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Available in

Indonesia

Dosage information

18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
The recommended dosage range is 10-200 μg/minute but up to 400 μg/minute may be necessary during some surgical procedures.

Glyceryl trinitrate solution is a concentrate which should be diluted prior to IV administration. The product is normally administered IV as an admixture using a suitable vehicle such as 5% dextrose or 0.9% sodium chloride injection

Glyceryl trinitrate is incompatible with polyvinylchloride (PVC) and severe loses of glyceryl trinitrate (over 40%) may occur if this material is used. Contact with PVC bags should be avoided.

SURGERY
A starting dose of 25 μg/minute is recommended for the control of hypertension, or to produce hypotension during surgery. This may be increased by increments of 25 μg/minute at 5-minute intervals until the blood pressure is stabilized. Doses between 10-200 μg are usually sufficient during surgery, although doses of up to 400 μg/minute have been required in some cases.

UNRESPONSIVE CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
The recommended starting dose is 20-25 μg/minute. This may be decreased to 10 μg/minute or increased in steps of 20-25 μg/minute every 15-30 minutes until the desired effect is obtained.

UNSTABLE ANGINA
An initial dose of 10 μg/minute is recommended, with increments of 10 μg/minute being made at approximately 30 minute intervals according to the needs of the patien

Indication

• Surgery:
– The rapid control of hypertension during cardiac surgery. (I p.1, II p.537, III p.1, IV p.1, V p.2178, VI p.1798, VII p.N118, VIII p.1297)
– Reducing blood pressure and maintain controlled hypotension during surgical procedures. (II p.537, III p.1, IV p.1, V p.2178, VI p.1798, VIII p.1297)
– Controlling myocardial ischemia during and after surgery. (II p.537, III p.1, IV p.1)
• Unresponsive congestive heart failure secondary to acute myocardial infarction. (I p.1, II p.537, III p.1, IV p.1, V p.2178, VI p.1798, VII p.N118, VIII p.1297)
• Unstable angina which is refractory to treatment with beta blockers and sublingual nitrates. (I p.1, II p.537, III p.1, IV p.1, V p.2178, VI p.1798, VII p.N118, VIII p.1298)