Medicine Overview of Gravidol Injection
Side effects of Gravidol Injection
Fatigue, Headache, Dizziness, Decreased blood pressure.
How to use Gravidol Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Gravidol Injection works
Gravidol 5mg/1ml injection is an alpha and beta blocker. It lowers blood pressure by slowing heart rate and relaxing blood vessels to improve blood flow to organ.
In Depth Information on Gravidol Injection
Expert advice for Gravidol Injection
- Do not take labetalol, if are allergic to labetalol or other beta-blockers or any of the other ingredients of the tablet.
- Consult your doctor before taking labetalol, if you are taking any other medication for high blood pressure or heart condition or other beta blockers.
- Avoid taking labetalol, if you are breastfeeding or pregnant.
- Do not take labetalol, if you are receiving a medical procedure for detection of tumors like MIBG scintigraphy.
- Avoid taking labetalol, if you have scaly pink patches on the skin (psoriasis).
- Do not drive or operate machines, if you have just begun taking labetalol or have had a change of dose, as labetalol may cause dizziness or tiredness.
Special precautions for Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection
Taking Labetalol and alcohol may have additive effects in lo+more
wering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate....
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection is probably safe to use during la+more
ctation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,+more
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection is recommended.+more
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for better dose adjustment....
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for better dose adjustment.
Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection should be used with caution in pa+more
tients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Lipaglyn 4mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Voglistar 0.3mg Tablet MD
Frequently asked questions for Gravidol 5mg/1ml Injection
Frequently asked questions for Labetalol
Q. Is labetalol a blood thinner/ diuretic/ vasodilator/ water pill/ addictive?
Labetalol is not a blood thinner/ diuretic/ vasodilator/ water pill/ addictive. It is a beta blocker used for reduction of blood pressure
Q. Can I take labetalol with ibuprofen/ tylenol/ benadryl/ aspirin/ tums/ paracetamol/ aleve/ Sudafed/ phentermine?
Labetalol is not known to interact with Benadryl (anti-allergy)/ tums (antacid)/ Sudafed (cough medication)/ phentermine (appetite suppressant). Labetalol is known to interact with ibuprofen (pain killer)/ tylenol (pain killer) / aspirin (pain killer)/ paracetamol/ aleve (pain killer). Labetalol interacts with a variety of drugs and hence the doctor's advice must be strictly followed on taking any drug along with it
Q. Does Gravidol cause blood sugar/weight gain/affect heart rate/insomnia/weight loss/ constipation/ frequent urination?
Gravidol is known to cause blood sugar/ weight gain/ affect heart rate. It is not usually known to cause insomnia/ weight loss/ constipation/ frequent urination. If any side effect is observed while on therapy with Gravidol please inform the doctor immediately.