Nitric Oxide Donors

A diverse group of agents, with unique chemical structures and biochemical requirements, which generate NITRIC OXIDE. These compounds have been used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases and the management of acute myocardial infarction, acute and chronic congestive heart failure, and surgical control of blood pressure. (Adv Pharmacol 1995;34:361-81)
DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00325NitroprussideFor immediate reduction of blood pressure of patients in hypertensive crises, reduce bleeding during surgery, and for the treatment of acute congestive heart failure
DB00883Isosorbide dinitrateFor the prevention of angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease.
DB01020Isosorbide MononitrateFor the prevention of angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease and the treatment of acute and chronic angina pectoris, hypertension, and myocardial infarction.
DB06682NaproxcinodInvestigated for use/treatment in pain (acute or chronic), inflammatory disorders (unspecified), osteoarthritis, and arthritis and arthritic pain.
DB09282MolsidomineThe indications for use of molsidomine include ischemic heart disease, angina, chronic heart failure, and pulmonary hypertension [L1370, L1371].
DB13400LinsidomineNot Available