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glyceryl

[′glis·ə·rəl]
(organic chemistry)
OCH2OCHOCH2≡ The functional group from glycerol, (CH2OH)2CHOH.
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Digital vascular response to topical glyceryl trinitrate as measured by laser Doppler imaging in primary Raynaud's phenomenon and systemic sclerosis.
Randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial of a new topical glyceryl trinitrate patch for chronic lateral epicondylosis.
Glyceryl TriNitrate (GTN) has been used for several years; the nitricoxide lowers the resting tone and increases the blood flow.
Arrest of preterm labour and prolongation of gestation with glyceryl trinitrate, a nitric oxide donor.
Topical application of glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) ointment to the anal rim temporarily reduces resting anal sphincter pressure and promotes healing of fissures whilst minimising the risk of incontinence; however nitroglycerine has a significant risk of headaches.
84) Topical glyceryl trinitrate was effective in cases of chronic noninsertional Achilles tendinopathy, and the treatment benefits continued at 3 years.
Other agents such as sodium nitroprusside, glyceryl trinitrate, clonidine and prazosin have been used but their unfavourable side-effect profile limits their clinical usefulness (4,5).
Continuing the cardiac theme, Fan et al examined cardiac patients' knowledge and use of sublingual glyceryl trinitrate using the Sublingual Nitroglycerin Interview Schedule.
The problem can be made worse by the use of glyceryl trinitrate or GTN sprays for angina, with some patients unable to distinguish between angina and a heart attack.
The glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) treatment was given for angina and aspirin for anticoagulation.
The study, which he presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation, randomized 158 women between 24 and 32 weeks" gestation and in preterm labor either to placebo (81 patients) or a transdermal nitroglycerin, or glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), patch (77).
The study, which he presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation, randomized 158 women between 24 and 32 weeks' gestation and in preterm labor to either placebo (n = 81) or a transdermal nitroglycerin, or glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), patch (n = 77).