Can I take a shower with nitroglycerin patch on?

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22 Sep 2009

Yes. No problems.

from http://www.drugs.com/pro/nitroglycerin-transdermal.html
Contact with water, as in bathing, swimming, or showering will not affect the system. In the unlikely event that a system falls off, discard it and put a new one on a different skin site.

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