Nitrites and Nitrates

Agents

  • Amyl Nitrite (“Poppers”)
    • Recreational use
  • Butyl Nitrite (“Poppers”)
    • Recreational use
  • Cerium Nitrate
    • Medicinal Use
      • Topical Use in Treatment of Burns
  • Cyclohexyl Nitrite (“Poppers”)
    • Recreational use
  • Farryl Nitrite
  • Isobutyl Nitrite (Inhaled “Rush”, “Poppers”) (see Isobutyl Nitrite, [[Isobutyl Nitrite]])
    • Recreational use
  • Isopropyl Nitrite (“Poppers”)
    • Recreational use
  • Isosorbide Dinitrate (see Isosorbide, [[Isosorbide]])
    • Medicinal Use
  • Methyl Nitrite
    • Product of Combustion of Unleaded Gasoline
  • Nitric Oxide (NO) (see Nitric Oxide, [[Nitric Oxide]])
    • Medicinal Use
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Nitroglycerin (see Nitroglycerin, [[Nitroglycerin]])
    • Medicinal Use
      • Acute Coronary Syndrome/Angina
      • Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
      • Hypertension
  • Nitroprusside (see Nitroprusside, [[Nitroprusside]])
    • Medicinal Use
      • Hypertension
  • Sodium Nitrite (see Sodium Nitrite, [[Sodium Nitrite]])
    • Food Additive: inhibits the growth of Clostridium botulinum, maintains red color of packaged (raw) meat, prevents lipid oxidation, etc
    • Medicinal Use
      • Treatment of Cyanide Intoxication
  • Silver Nitrate (see Silver Nitrate, [[Silver Nitrate]])
    • Medicinal Use
      • Antiseptic
      • Cauterizing Agent
      • Treatment of Warts

References

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