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Lobet 20mg Injection

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By SAMARTH LIFE SCIENCES PVT LTD
4ml Injection in Ampoule

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Labetalol(20.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE

Medical Description

Lobet Injection contains Labetalol as an active ingredient. It is a blood pressure lowering medicine used for the management of hypertensive emergency. Hypertensive emergency is a condition where the ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Lobet 20mg Injection

For the management of hypertensive emergency.
contraindications

Contraindications of Lobet 20mg Injection

If you are allergic Labetalol or any other component of this medicine. If you have a heart block, failing heart or problems with blood circulation in the body. If you had a Cardiogenic shock (heart ...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Lobet 20mg Injection

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Mood swings
  • Tingling sensation in scalp
  • Lethargy
  • Swollen ankle
  • Sweating
  • Rashes and rashes
  • Failure of bladder to hold or void urine
  • Ejaculation related disorders
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Heart failure
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Lobet 20mg Injection

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lobet Injection during pregnancy?
A:
This injection should only be used during the first three months of pregnancy if it is absolutely necessary. Therefore, tell your doctor if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant as as this medicine can be harmful to the growing foetus.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lobet Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine can pass in breast milk. Breast-feeding is therefore not recommended.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Lobet Injection?
A:
This medicine does not alter your driving abilities. However, you should be cautious if you experience dizziness or fatigue.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lobet Injection?
A:
Do not consume alcohol while taking this medicine. As alcohol and Labetalol may increase the action of each other.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney problems or experience any allergic reaction after taking this medicine.
  • You have poor blood circulation e.g. Raynauds disease, as Lobet Injection may worsen the symptoms.
  • You have or ever had the skin condition psoriasis (red scaly patches on the skin).
  • You are an elderly with over 65 years of age.
  • You are supposed to undergo a surgery and will be given an anaesthetic; tell your doctor, dentist or hospital staff.
  • You need to have cataract surgery and are taking or have previously taken a medicine called tamsulosin.
  • You have diabetes as the symptoms of low blood sugar (hypoglycaemia) such as shaking and a racing heartbeat, may be masked by this medicine.
  • This medicine may alter the dignosis test results, hence tell your doctor or pathologist about your current medication regime.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Lobet 20mg Injection

How Does It Work?

Labetalol works by inhibiting or blocking the action of a naturally occuring hormone Adrenaline. Adrenaline is released during stressful conditions and causes constriction of blood vessels and raised ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Lobet 20mg Injection

  • Lobet Injection will be given to you in a hospital or clinic by a doctor/nurse.
  • Please follow any after care instructions given by your doctor.
  • You should avoid sitting upright for three hours after being given this Injection as you may feel very dizzy and lightheaded.
  • If you feel uneasy or experience any side effects after taking this injection inform your doctor immediately.
interactions

Interactions of Lobet 20mg Injection

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicine used for the treatment of brain related disorders such as Amitriptyline and other similar medicines can lead to significant drop in blood pressure and can also cause tremors.
  • Other blood pressure lowering medicines if taken along with Lobet Injection can lead to sinificant drop in blood pressure.
  • Concurrent use of medicines used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm verapamil, diltiazem, digoxin, quinidine, amiodarone, disopyramide should be avoided.
  • Clonidine a medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) should not be taken along with Lobet Injection and if starting Labetalol treatment, your clonidine should be stopped slowly.
  • Adrenaline injections should not be taken while taking this medicine.
  • Lobet Injection can enhance the blood glucose lowering action of certain antidiabetics and mask the sign of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar)
  • Other medicines such as certain painkillers, antimalarials, migraine medicines, medicines used to treat impotency, brain related disordersand acid reducers should be used cautiously.
  • Any other medicines, supplements or herbals if you are taking should be informed to your doctor to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Lobet 20mg Injection

Store in a dry place below 30°C in the original package. Discard any unused portion of this injection properly. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Lobet 20mg Injection

Overdose

It is less likely that you ill receive an overdose of this injection. If you think you may have been given too much Lobet Injection, tell your doctor immediately.

Missed a Dose

It is less likely that a dose of this injection will be missed as it is used for emergency condition and you will be monitored under healthcare set up. If feel like any dose of this medicine has been ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is it safe to take Lobet Injection during pregnancy?

A: Lobet Injection can be used during the first trimester of pregancy. However, its use in pregnancy should be avoided to reduce the chances of getting side effects in the growing foetus.

Q: What is Lobet Injection used for?

A: Lobet Injection is a medicine used for the treatment hypertensive emergency (severely increased blood pressure).

Q: Is there any food I need to avoid while taking Lobet Injection?

A: No, there no speific food item you need to avoid while taking this medicine. However, consuming a balanced and healthy diet is recommended for better blood pressure control.
Last Updated on: 03 Mar 2021 | 11:21 AM (IST)
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