Nitroderm Tts 5mg Patch
Nitroderm Tts 5mg Patch
Nitroderm Tts 5mg Patch
Nitroderm Tts 5mg Patch

Nitroderm Tts 5mg Patch

By NOVARTIS INDIA LTD
1 Patch(s) in Strip
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MRP 62.00
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Medical Description

Nitroderm Tts 5mg is a transdermal patch containing nitroglycerin used to treat angina, a type of chest pain caused by reduced blood flow to the heart.

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ContainsNitroglycerin / Glyceryl Trinitrate(5.0 Mg)
Usestreatment of angina
Side effectsheadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, palpitations, rash
ClassificationANTI-ANGINAL
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Uses of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

  • Treatment of Angina

Contraindications of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

  • Allergy to nitroglycerin or other related nitrates or excipients
  • Acute circulatory failure associated with marked hypotension
  • Myocardial insufficiency due to obstruction
  • Conditions associated with elevated intracranial pressure
  • Severe hypotension
  • Severe hypovolemia

Side effects of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Palpitations
  • Rash

Precautions and Warnings of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Nitroderm Tts 5mg patch during pregnancy?
A:
Nitroderm Tts 5mg patch should be used with caution during pregnancy, only after consulting your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Is it safe to apply Nitroderm Tts 5mg patch while breastfeeding?
A:
Due to limited information on the excretion of nitroglycerin in human breast milk, using Nitroderm patches should only be considered when the benefits to the mother outweigh the risk to the fetus.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Nitroderm Tts 5mg patch?
A:
Initial treatment with these patches may cause orthostatic hypotension or dizziness. Therefore, patients experiencing these symptoms should refrain from driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Nitroderm Tts 5mg patches?
A:
No interaction with Nitroderm Tts 5mg patches established yet.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have arterial hypoxaemia
  • You are a patient with angina pectoris
  • You recently had acute heart failure or heart attack
  • You are taking other prescription, non-prescription medication, vitamins or minerals
  • You are allergic to nitroglycerin or other related nitrates or excipients

Mode of Action of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Nitroglycerin works by relaxing the blood vessels and smooth muscles, which reduces the cardiac load decreasing the oxygen demand, thus preventing chest pain.

Directions for Use of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

  • Use these patches as advised by your doctor
  • Clean the area of application of the patch thoroughly, remove the protective liner of the patch
  • It is recommended that the patch is applied to the lateral chest wall, with a sticky side inwards, place the patch evenly onto the skin

Interactions of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of other vasodilators may potentiate the blood pressure-lowering effect of the Nitroderm Tts patch
  • Concomitant treatment with calcium antagonists, ACE inhibitors, diuretics, antihypertensives, tranquilisers and tricyclic antidepressants may potentiate the blood pressure-lowering effect of Nitroderm...
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  • Concurrent administration of dihydroergotamine with a Nitroderm Tts patch may increase the bioavailability of dihydroergotamine
  • Co-administration with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines may reduce the therapeutic response of Nitroderm Tts patch
  • Co-administration with acetylsalicylic acid may potentiate the blood pressure-lowering effect of the Nitroderm Tts patch

Storage and disposal of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

  • Store below 30°C in a cool and dry place
  • Keep the medication away from the reach of children and pets
  • Talk to your doctor or pharmacist about the safe way of discarding the tablets

Dosage of Nitroderm Tts 5 MG

Overdose

As this medication is a transdermal patch, cases of overdose are highly unlikely. If symptoms of low blood pressure or dizziness are observed, you should contact your doctor immediately or visit the n...
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Missed a Dose

If you forget to apply the patch, use it as soon as you remember. If the time of the following application is approaching, skip the dose. Do not apply two patches at once.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use skincare products before the application of Nitroderm Tts patch?

A: Skincare products should not be used before applying the patch as it may reduce the adhesiveness of the patch and interfere with the medicine.

Q: Can I stop using Nitroderm Tts 5mg patch when I feel better?

A: You should not stop using these patches as they may bring back the pain, especially if you have been using them for several days. Talk to your doctor before stopping the medication.

Q: Can I take oral medications for angina along with this patch?

A: You should not use two medications for the same condition as it may increase the risk of lowering the blood pressure to a greater extent.
Product Details
Brand
NITRODERM TTS
Expires on or After
30/03/2022
Last Updated on: 19 Apr 2022 | 12:14 PM (IST)
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