Category: Prescription Drugs
Nitric oxide is a gas that is used to open the airways in lung diseases and also acts as a vasodilator. It is mainly used in premature infants to treat pulmonary hypertension in the presence of acute respiratory distress. It is also used in adults to treat respiratory distress syndromes.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|Low blood oxygen levels (hypoxemia)||1||0||
- Can't tell
|420 mg daily||1|
|2 years or more||0|