Nitroglycerin is a type of nitrate that helps the blood vessels to widen and relax properly. Relaxing the blood vessels of the heart can help to avoid the chance of a heart attack.
There are various uses of Nitroglycerin depending on the form it is used. The ointment can help to calm down the muscles and help them to relax properly. The chance of heart attack thus gets reduced to a high extent. It is also effective in curing high blood pressure that rises during surgeries. The heart requires more oxygen at certain points of time and relaxing the blood vessels can help to provide such requirements.
It provides fresh oxygen to the heart and reduces the tension on it. This ointment can be used to reduce the pain experienced during anal fissures as well. Anal fissures are a dangerous and painful problem that takes place near the anal point. The use of this ointment will help to reduce the pain related to fissures. The fissures will usually be cured within a few applications.
Dosage and administration
This ointment is used in various ways. The tablet and spray forms of the medicine are used in other various purposes as well. The 30 gm ointment should be applied near the anal fissures and the results can be seen within a few hours. The pain generated from the anal fissures will usually reduce after a few applications of this particular ointment. Apply the ointment as required and the patient should be able to tolerate it. The ointment should be applied to the truncal skin.
Women, who are pregnant or breastfeeding, should be cautious of using this ointment. It is better to stay away from the risks involved with use. Please seek medical advice before any attempts to use this medication.
Precautions are limited for the use of this ointment, however, there are lots of precautions for the usage of the tablet and spray forms. Again, please seek medical advice before any attempts to use this medication.
Using this ointment can sometimes lead to some unexpected results and such instances should be informed to the physician as soon as possible. Stop using the medication as well when such results occur. The chances of any side effects are very low but proper steps should be taken to reduce the chances from happening.1. Problems such as swelling of the face, legs, feet, and arms can be seen. A few people can also experience problems like headaches and excessive sweating.
2. There are various types of rare side effects, such as pale skin, high heart rate, bleeding, fever, and sore throat, which can happen depending on certain types of conditions. Patients should stop using the medication and consult the physician immediately when faced with any side effects so that the physician can advise accordingly.