the univalent radical from erythritol.
erythrityl tetranitrate a vasodilator used in angina pectoris and coronary insufficiency; because of its explosiveness it must be diluted, as with lactose.
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A drug used to dilate the coronary arteries, used in treating angina pectoris.
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