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(nitric oxide) for Inhalation 100 and 800 ppm (parts per million)
INOmax (nitric oxide) gas is a drug administered by inhalation. Nitric oxide, the active substance in INOmax, is a pulmonary vasodilator. INOmax is a gaseous blend of nitric oxide and nitrogen (0.08% and 99.92%, respectively for 800 ppm; 0.01% and 99.99%, respectively for 100 ppm). INOmax is supplied in aluminum cylinders as a compressed gas under high pressure (2000 pounds per square inch gauge [psig]).
The structural formula of nitric oxide (NO) is shown below:
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/20/2013
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