Cpressin 40IU Injection

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Composition for Cpressin 40IU Injection

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Primarily used for

Bleeding esophageal varices
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Medicine Overview of Cpressin Injection

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Uses of Cpressin Injection

Cpressin 40IU Injection is used in the treatment of bleeding esophageal varices.
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Side effects of Cpressin Injection

Common

Headache, Slow heart rate, Abdominal cramp, Pale skin, Increased blood pressure, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Cpressin Injection

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

How Cpressin Injection works

Cpressin 40IU Injection have the same structure as that of the natural hormone vasopressin. Vasopressin lowers the amount of urine and bleeding by constricting (narrowing) the blood vessels which, in turn, prevents the loss of water from the body.

In Depth Information on Cpressin Injection

Expert advice for Cpressin Injection

• Do not consume alcohol while taking vasopressin as it may worsen the side effects. • Take precautions if you have certain with heart disorders as taking vasopressin may worsen the condition.   • Inform your doctor if you have seizure, migraine, asthma, heart failure, vascular disease, angina pectoris, coronary thrombosis, renal disease. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Should not be given to patients allergic to vasopressin or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to patient with vascular diseases especially coronary artery disorders. • Should not be given to patient with chronic nephritis (inflammation of the kidney leading to kidney function impairment) if reasonable nitrogen concentrations are not attained.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cpressin 40IU Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cpressin 40IU 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Cpressin 40IU Injection is safe to use during lactation. Hu
man studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Cpressin 40IU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Cpressi
n 40IU Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cpressi
n 40IU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Vasopressin, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cpressin 40IU Injection

Frequently asked questions for Vasopressin

Yes. Cpressin has action on certain blood vessels and causes vasoconstriction, which results in increase in blood pressure.
Cpressin is also known as antidiuretic hormone (ADH) which is a peptide hormone secreted by the pituitary gland
No, Cpressin decreases urine output by acting on certain receptors in the kidney.

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