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What should you do if you take nitroglycerin and still have chest pain?

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If you take your nitroglycerin as instructed and you still have chest pain, get medical help right away.

SOURCES:

Graboys, T. , Sept. 16, 2003. Cardiology

Hambrecht, R. , June 4, 2013. Cardiology

Amsterdam, E. , published online December 23, 2014. Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Boden, W. , published online August 19, 2015. Drug Design, Development and Therapy

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education: “Erectile Dysfunction.”

Harvard Health Publications: “Harvard Men's Health Watch: Which drug for erectile dysfunction?”

Schwartz, B. , published online July 6, 2010. Circulation

Warnica, J. , Merck & Co., Inc. 2016. Angina Pectoris, Cardiovascular Disorders, Merck Manual Professional Version

Reviewed by James Beckerman on August 02, 2018

SOURCES:

Graboys, T. , Sept. 16, 2003. Cardiology

Hambrecht, R. , June 4, 2013. Cardiology

Amsterdam, E. , published online December 23, 2014. Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Boden, W. , published online August 19, 2015. Drug Design, Development and Therapy

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education: “Erectile Dysfunction.”

Harvard Health Publications: “Harvard Men's Health Watch: Which drug for erectile dysfunction?”

Schwartz, B. , published online July 6, 2010. Circulation

Warnica, J. , Merck & Co., Inc. 2016. Angina Pectoris, Cardiovascular Disorders, Merck Manual Professional Version

Reviewed by James Beckerman on August 02, 2018

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