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Vasocon Injection 1ml

By NEON LABORATORIES LIMITED
1ml Injection in Ampoule
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Vasocon 1 MG Description

Vasocon Injection ontains adrenaline which is primarily used to treat acute allergy, anaphylactic shock and induction, maintenance of mydriasis (dilation of the pupil) in intraocular surgeries.

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ContainsAdrenaline / Epinephrine(1.0 Mg)
UsesAnaphalyxis, Allergic reaction
Side effectsAnxiety, Tremor, Palpitation, Vomiting, Headache
ClassificationDRUGS FOR CARDIAC ARREST
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Uses of Vasocon 1 MG

  • Acute allergies
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Intraocular surgeries

Contraindications of Vasocon 1 MG

  • Hypersensitivity to adrenaline
  • Adrenaline should not be injected in fingers, toes, ears, nose or genitalia due to the risk of ischaemic tissue necrosis.

Side effects of Vasocon 1 MG

  • Anxiety
  • Tremor
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitation
  • Vomiting
  • Irritability
  • Insomnia
  • Fear

Precautions and Warnings of Vasocon 1 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can Vasocon Injection be given during pregnancy?
A:
Some studies have shown adverse effects on the developing baby; hence it should not be used in pregnancy. However, the risk-benefit ratio will be assessed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can Vasocon Injection be given during breastfeeding?
A:
Adrenaline is secreted into breast milk; hence it should not be given to breastfeeding mothers, or mothers receiving the injection should avoid nursing a baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Vasocon Injection?
A:
The medication may induce side effects like dizziness; you shouldn't drive after taking this medication.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after Vasocon Injection?
A:
Adrenaline is generally prescribed to the hospitalised patients, where alcohol is completely banned.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to adrenaline
  • You have history of heart disease
  • You have severe kidney damage
  • You are on any medication (cardiac glycoside, diuretics)
  • Yo have prostate enlargement
  • You have chronic asthma or emphysema

Mode of Action of Vasocon 1 MG

How Does It Work?

Adrenaline works on alpha and beta-adrenergic receptors; it contracts the expanded blood vessels and improves vascular permeability on alpha-adrenergic receptors. It causes bronchial smooth muscle rel...
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Directions for Use of Vasocon 1 MG

Adrenaline is mainly administered by the intramuscular route by the doctor based on your body weight.

Interactions of Vasocon 1 MG

Interactions with other medicines

When used with cardiac glycoside (digoxin), anaesthetics, or diuretics, this medication can cause arrhythmia. Adrenaline should not be administered with other sympathomimetic agents for risk of incr...
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Other general Interactions

Adrenaline should be used judiciously in patients with severe renal impairment, shock (other than anaphylactic shock), hyperthyroidism, severe angina, obstructive cardiomyopathy and hypertension. In a...
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Storage and disposal of Vasocon 1 MG

  • Store the ampoule at less than 25° C
  • Protect from light

Dosage of Vasocon 1 MG

Overdose

Overdose with this medication can result in hypertension, tachycardia (high heart rate), fatal cardiac arrhythmias, or metabolic acidosis. Since the patient is admitted while receiving the medicine, ...
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Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the adrenaline dose will be missed, as it is generally used in hospitalised patients with constant monitoring.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: In which conditions Vasocon should not be used?

A: Vasocon should be used with caution in patients with heart diseases, or previous brain injury.

Q: Where generally the medication should be injected?

A: The medication is generally given in the outer region of the thigh. The healthcare professional giving you the injection will know the right site.

Q: For how long will I have to take Vasocon injection?

A: Vasocon injection is usually given in hospitalized patients. Your doctor will determine the duration for which the injection is needed to stabilize the condition.
Product Details
Brand
VASOCON
Expires on or After
30/01/2023
Last Updated on: 16 Mar 2022 | 11:42 AM (IST)

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