Maxeron 5mg Injection 10ml
Maxeron 5 MG Description
Maxeron Injection is used to treat nausea and vomiting. It contains metoclopramide as its active ingredient. Metoclopramide acts by increasing the movement of the food into the food pipe to the stoma
ch and intestine. It is administered under medical supervision. It should not be used for children below 1 year of age and breastfeeding mothers. Inform your doctor about all the medical conditions and medications you had or are currently taking, before taking Maxeron Injection. You may feel sleepy, diarrhoea, weakness, low blood pressure after taking Injection. If these symptoms do not resolve over time or worsens, reach out to the nearest doctor or hospital.
Uses of Maxeron 5 MG
Contraindications of Maxeron 5 MG
- If you are allergic metoclopramide or any other ingredients of Maxeron Injection.
- If you have bleeding in the stomach or obstruction of the stomach and intestine.
- If you have a non-cancerous tumour of the adrenal gland (phaeochromocytoma).
- If you have an active or history of seizure.
- If you have experienced any side effects due to Metoclopramide.
- If you have Parkinson's disease and on its medication such as levodopa.
- If you are on ropinirole, pramipexole medication.
- If you are breastfeeding.
- If you had recent surgery of stomach, intestine or anus.
Side effects of Maxeron 5 MG
- Low blood pressure
- Low mood or emotion
- Muscle shivering
Precautions and Warnings of Maxeron 5 MG
Other General Warnings
- You have any psychiatric disease.
- You have liver, kidney or heart diseases.
- Maxeron Injection should not be used for children below 1 year of age.
Mode of Action of Maxeron 5 MG
How Does It Work?
Directions for Use of Maxeron 5 MG
- Maxeron Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic.
- Do not self-inject. Follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor/nurse.
Interactions of Maxeron 5 MG
Interactions with other medicines
- Concurrent use of antiparkinson medicines such as levodopa, ropinirole, pramipexole decrease the effect of Maxeron Injection.
- This Injection alters the effect of atovaquone (antibiotic), cyclosporin (immunosuppressant), digoxin (heart-medicine), paracetamol (for pain, fever), fluoxetine, paroxetine, mivacurium, escitalopram, olanzapine (anti-psychiatric medicine)....
- Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.
Storage and disposal of Maxeron 5 MG
- Store Maxeron Injection at a temperature not exceeding 25 °C in the original packaging to protect it from light.
- Use it immediately after dilution or the first opening of the medicinal product. Do not freeze.
Dosage of Maxeron 5 MG
Missed a Dose
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Will Maxeron Injection stop vomiting?
Q: Can Maxeron Injection cause constipation?
Q: Can Maxeron Injection be given during pregnancy?
Q: Can Maxeron Injection make me feel sleepy?
Q: What should I inform my doctor Maxeron Injection?
Q: Does Maxeron Injection relieve nausea and vomiting?
Q: How do you use the Maxeron Injection?
Q: What is the mechanism of action of Maxeron Injection?
Q: Is Maxeron an antibiotic?
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