Atrager 50mg Injection

Zydus Cadila

Composition for Atrager 50mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery
5 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Atrager Injection


Uses of Atrager Injection

Atrager 50mg Injection is used for skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery.

Side effects of Atrager Injection


Bronchospasm, Decreased blood pressure, Skin flushing, Increased heart rate, Urticaria, Wheezing.


How to use Atrager Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Atrager Injection works

Atrager 50mg Injection relaxes the muscles by blocking the impulses from the nerves.

In Depth Information on Atrager Injection

Expert advice for Atrager Injection

  • Consult your doctor before taking atracurium if you any of the following medical conditions: myasthenia gravis (neuromuscular disease characterized by very weak muscles and unusual tiredness) or Eaton-Lambert syndrome (autoimmune disorder characterized by muscle weakness of limbs), electrolyte imbalance, cancer, allergy to other muscle relaxants, recent burn, asthma or other respiratory problems, heart disease, peripheral neuropathy (nerve damage causing pain, tingling, or numbness over hands and feet).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • Avoid drinking alcohol and do not drive or operate heavy machineries while taking atracurium.
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Atrager Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Atrager Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Atrager 50mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Atrager 50mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Not relevant, as Atrager 50mg Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Atrager 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Atrager 50mg Injection is recommended.
Atrager 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Atrager 50mg Injection is recommended.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Atrager Injection

Frequently asked questions about Atracurium

Atrager is not an aminosteroid. It is a benzylisoquinolines (muscle relaxant)
Atrager causes hypotension (low blood pressure) due to release of histamine
Q. Why does atracurium cause histamine release?
It acts on blood cells called basophils or mast cells which release histamine
How long does Atrager last?Atrager takes about 2-4 min to work and lasts for about 20-35 minutes.

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