CARDIJECT 50MG INJECTION

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for CARDIJECT 50MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

81.8
₹20.45/injection
4 ML in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of CARDIJECT INJECTION

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Uses of CARDIJECT INJECTION

Cardiject 50mg injection is used in the treatment of heart failure.
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Side effects of CARDIJECT INJECTION

Common

Headache, Injection site pain, Nausea, Shortness of breath, Palpitations, Chest pain, Increased white blood cell count (eosinophils), Increased blood pressure, Increased heart rate, Arrhythmia.

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How to use CARDIJECT INJECTION

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

How CARDIJECT INJECTION works

Cardiject 50mg injection makes the heart pump blood with more strength and force, therefore, increasing the blood pressure.

In Depth Information on CARDIJECT INJECTION

Expert advice for CARDIJECT INJECTION

  • Do not drive or operate machinery while on dobutamine treatment.
  • Seek medical advice for correction of hypovolemia with suitable volume expanders before treatment with dobutamine hydrochloride.
  • You may be monitored for ECG and blood pressure continuously during the therapy.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for CARDIJECT 50MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cardiject 50mg injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Dobutamine, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for CARDIJECT 50MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Dobutamine

Q. Is dobutamine a pressor/ vasopressor?
Yes, dobutamine is a vasopressor (agent that causes vasoconstriction of the blood vessels)
Q. Is dobutamine a beta blocker?
No, dobutamine is a beta agonist, not a beta blocker
Q. Is dobutamine an inotrope/ positive inotrope?
Yes, dobutamine is an inotrope
Q. Is dobutamine a catecholamine?
Yes, dobutamine is a catecholamin
Q. Is dobutamine a vasodilator?
Dobutamine has got both vasoconstrictor and vasodilator properties. The net effect depends on the tone of blood vessels and the disease condition
Q. Is dobutamine a vesicant?
Yes, dobutamine is a vesicant (it may cause tissue blistering if it leaks out of the vein)
Q. Is dobutamine the same as dopamine?
Dopamine is a natural neurotransmitter present in the body; both dopamine and dobutamine are inotropic and stimulate the beta-1 receptors of the heart
Q. Does dobutamine increase heart rate/ tachycardia?
Yes, increase in heart rate also known as tachycardia is a common side effect of dobutamine
Q. Does dobutamine decrease afterload/ preload?
No, dobutamine does not have effects on afterload or preload
Q. Does dobutamine increased stroke volume?
Yes, dobutamine is known to increase stoke volume
Q. Does dobutamine cause an increase/decrease in blood pressure?
Yes, dobutamine may cause fluctuations in blood pressure
Q. Does dobutamine increase urine output?
Yes, dobutamine is known to cause an increase in urine output.
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