ADRENALINE (Epinephrine, Adrenalin) - is in a class of medications called alpha- and beta-adrenergic agonists (sympathomimetic agents). It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and tightening the blood vessels. Epinephrine injection is used to treat life-threatening allergic reactions caused by insect bites or stings, foods, medications, latex, and other causes. It is usually injected as needed at the first sign of a serious allergic reaction. Use epinephrine injection exactly as directed do not inject it more often or inject more or less of it than prescribed by your doctor. You should inject epinephrine injection as soon as you suspect that you may be experiencing a serious allergic reaction. Signs of a serious allergic reaction include closing of the airways, wheezing, sneezing, hoarseness, hives, itching, swelling, skin redness, fast heartbeat, weak pulse, anxiety, confusion, stomach pain, losing control of urine or bowel movements, faintness, or loss of consciousness.
Original from the Russian Moscow Endocrine Plant.
All packs are air tight sealed and expire up to 10.2021.
ADRENALINE comes in the form of ampoules for injection. 5 ampoules per pack.
Active ingredient: Epinephrine hydrochloride - 1 mg/ml, 1ml per ampoule.
You must seek doctor's consultation to determine the optimal dose for your case.
Injected IM, IV or under skin. Depending on the clinical situation, a single dose for adults can range from 0.2 mg to 1 mg. For children - 0.1-0.5mg. Injection solution can be used as eye drops. Locally used to stop bleeding - using tampons moistened with a solution of epinephrine.
SIDE EFFECTS AND PRECAUTIONS
Cardiovascular system: angina, bradycardia or tachycardia, palpitations, increased or decreased blood pressure when used in high doses - ventricular arrhythmias rarely - arrhythmia, pain in the chest.
Nervous system disorders: headache, anxiety, tremor, dizziness, nervousness, fatigue, psychoneurotic disorders (psychomotor agitation, disorientation, impaired memory, aggressive or panic behavior, schizophrenia-like disorders, paranoia), sleep disturbances, muscle twitching.
Digestive system: nausea, vomiting.
Urinary system: rarely - difficult and painful urination (with prostatic hyperplasia).
Allergic reactions: angioedema, bronchospasm, skin rash, erythema multiforme.
Other: hypokalemia, increased sweating local reactions - pain or burning in the place of injection.
Store in dry place at room temperature. Do not exceed storage temperature higher than 25 degrees Celcius. Keep away from direct sunlight. Keep locked and away from children.
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