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Last updated: 16 Jan 2020
Published: 24 Jul 2020

4.1 Therapeutic indications

Prophylactic treatment of attacks of angina pectoris, as monotherapy or in combination with other anti-anginal agents.

Transiderm Nitro 5 only: Prophylactic treatment of phlebitis and extravasation secondary to venous cannulation for intravenous fluid and drug administration when the duration of treatment is expected to last for 2 days or longer.

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