Bupivacaine - injection


Mercury Pharma Group | Bupivacaine - injection (Medication)


Desc:

Bupivacaine is an anesthetic (numbing medicine) that blocks the nerve impulses that send pain signals to your brain. Bupivacaine is used as a local (in only one area) anesthetic for a spinal block.

Bupivacaine is an anesthetic (numbing medicine) that blocks the nerve impulses that send pain signals to your brain. Bupivacaine is used as a local (in only one area) anesthetic for a spinal block. Bupivacaine may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide. ...

Side Effect:

Inform your caregivers at once if you have any of these serious side effects:weak or shallow breathing, fast heart rate, gasping, feeling unusually hot, slow heart rate, weak pulse, feeling restless or anxious, ringing in the ears, metallic taste, speech problems, numbness or tingling around your mouth, tremors, feeling light-headed, or fainting; or problems with urination.

Less serious side effects include:nausea, vomiting, headache, back pain dizziness or problems with sexual function. ...

Precaution:

Before receiving bupivacaine, notify your doctor if you are using any of the following drugs:a blood thinner such as warfarin, ergot medicine such as ergotamine, dihydroergotamine, ergonovine, or methylergonovine,

an MAO inhibitor such as isocarboxazid, phenelzine, amoxapine (Ascendin), clomipramine, desipramine , rasagiline, selegiline or tranylcypromine or antidepressants such as amitriptyline, doxepin, imipramine, nortriptyline, protriptyline or trimipramine.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...