IV nitroglycerin shortage concerning, but manageable

Formulary Journal (a Modern Medicine publication): Although every drug shortage is a concern to healthcare professionals, the shortage of IV nitroglycerin that the New York Times first reported on, is especially concerning: Unlike with the IV saline shortage, in dealing with refractive chest pain and hypertensive crisis in the emergency room, there is no substitute or direct alternative for IV nitroglycerin.

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Posted: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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