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Uses of Nitric Oxide
Nitric Oxide is used in the treatment of:
- Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Nitric Oxide Brand Names
Nitric Oxide may be found in some form under the following brand names:
Nitric Oxide Interactions
This is not a complete list of Nitric Oxidedrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Nitric Oxide and Pregnancy
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
The FDA categorizes medications based on safety for use during pregnancy. Five categories - A, B, C, D, and X, are used to classify the possible risks to an unborn baby when a medication is taken during pregnancy.
Nitric Oxide falls into category C:
In animal studies, pregnant animals were given this medication and had some babies born with problems. No well-controlled studies have been done in humans, though. Therefore, this medication may be used if the potential benefits to the mother outweigh the potential risks to the unborn child.
There are no well-controlled studies that have been done in pregnant women. Nitric Oxide should be used during pregnancy only if the possible benefit outweighs the possible risk to the unborn baby.
No studies have been done in animals, and no well-controlled studies have been done in pregnant women. Nitric Oxide should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed.
Nitric Oxide Dosage
Take nitric oxide exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.
The Nitric Oxide dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):
- the condition being treated
- other medical conditions you have
- other medications you are taking
- how you respond to this medication
- your weight
- your height
- your age
- your gender
Nitric Oxide is available in the following doses:
- Nitric Oxide 100 Ppm Inhalation Gas
- Nitric Oxide 800 Ppm Inhalation Gas
Forms of Medication
Nitric Oxide is available in the following forms:
- Gas For Inhalation