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Nitrocontin 2.6mg Bottle Of 25 Tablets

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Nitrocontin 2.6 MG Description

Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet is an anti-anginal medicine. It is used to prevent chest pain caused due to angina pectoris and spasms in the blood vessels of the heart mainly due to blockages in the heart ve

ssels. It contains glyceryl trinitrate/nitroglycerin as the active ingredient. It acts as a vasodilator that helps in dilating and relaxing the blood vessels of the heart. This reduces the pressure on the heart by making it easier to pump blood. You should take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Take this medicine at the same time every day for optimal benefits. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


Product Summary

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ContainsNitroglycerin / Glyceryl Trinitrate(2.6 Mg)
UsesChest pain (angina)
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting
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Uses of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet is used to prevent chest pain (angina pectoris) mainly due to heart blockage in the heart vessels.

Contraindications of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

  • If you are allergic to glyceryl trinitrate/nitroglycerin or any of the components of Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet.
  • If you have a condition of low red blood cells called anaemia.
  • If you recently had head trauma or brain haemorrhage resulting in increased pressure within the brain.
  • If you have increased pressure in the eye called glaucoma.
  • If you are taking medicines called sildenafil, tadalafil, or vardenafil that are used for the treatment of erection problems.
  • If you have any heart disease.

Side effects of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness

Precautions and Warnings of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG



Can I take Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet during pregnancy?
There is limited information about the effect of Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet during pregnancy. You should not take this medicine unless prescribed by your doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet while breastfeeding?
No information is available if Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet passes into human breast milk. You should not take this medicine unless recommended by your doctor after assessing the need and the risk.


Can I drive if I have consumed Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet?
Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet may cause dizziness. If you experience any such effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is suggested to avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet?
No, alcohol should not be consumed while on treatment with Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet as it may lead to side effects like dizziness, headache, and drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver, heart, or kidney problems.
  • You have a low body temperature (hypothermia).
  • You have poor nutrition due to an unbalanced diet or digestion problems.
  • You have abnormally low levels of oxygen in the blood.
  • You have or had any condition affecting the blood supply to the brain.
  • You have low blood pressure, low blood volume, or conditions that lower blood volume in the heart.

Mode of Action of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

How Does It Work?

Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet is a vasodilator medicine. It is a nitrate that acts by releasing the nitric oxide and relaxing the blood vessels. Thus, it reduces the oxygen demand of the heart thereby preven...
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Directions for Use of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

  • Nitrocontin 2.6 tablets should be consumed as advised by your doctor.
  • You should swallow this medicine as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not chew, crush, or break the tablet.
  • Take this medicine preferably at the same time every day.
  • Do not consume more than the prescribed dose.

Interactions of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet works or Nitrocontin 2.6 itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood clots, erection problems, other vasodilators, pain kill...
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Storage and disposal of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG

  • Store Nitrocontin 2.6 tablets below 30°C in a dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Nitrocontin 2.6 MG


Symptoms of overdose of Nitrocontin 2.6 tablets include headache, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, and low blood pressure. If you think you had too much of this medicine, reach out to the doct...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double ...
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Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can I stop using Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet if I feel better after taking this medicine?

A: No, you should never stop taking Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet. Abrupt stopping of this medicine may result in angina attack (sudden chest pain) and other conditions resulting in heart attack and difficulty in breathing. Your doctor will gradually reduce the dose of the medicine before stopping the medicine completely. Talk to your doctor for more advice.

Q: Is Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet taken sublingually?

  • No, you should not place this medicine under the tongue or hold it on the mouth until dissolved. You should swallow the tablet with a glass of water. Do not chew the medicine.

Q: Is Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet a blood thinner?

A: No, Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet is not a blood thinner. It is a vasodilator medicine that acts by dilating the blood vessels.

Q: What is Nitrocontin 2.6 used for?

A: Nitrocontin 2.6 tablet is used to prevent chest pain (angina pectoris) mainly due to heart blockage in the heart vessels.

Q: How often should I take Nitrocontin 2.6?

A: You should take Nitrocontin 2.6 tablets exactly as advised by your doctor. Take this medicine preferably at the same time every day for optimal benefits. Do not consume more than the recommended dose.
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Last Updated on: 12 May 2022 | 04:25 PM (IST)

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