10 patient evaluations for Nitroglycerin

Feb 23, 2012 (Started Feb 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prinzmetal angina)
  • Side effects
    Mild (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Advice from my cardiologist: It's ok to take nitrostat if I think my chest pain MIGHT be an angina episode. If it stops the pain, then that's what it was. If it doesn't stop the pain, it's probably something else, like chest wall pain; no harm done
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 31, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prinzmetal angina)
  • Side effects
    Mild (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

May 26, 2009 (Started Dec 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for angina pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: If you need if use it. Don't get caught up in the hype/stigma of "I'm now on something to help with my chest pain, I'VE GOT CHEST PAIN I'M GONNA DIE" If you use that thinking you'll never make it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 12, 2010 (Started Mar 12, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for angina pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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