HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE 20MG INJECTION

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Composition for HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE 20MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Driving
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₹400.0/injection
1 injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION

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Uses of HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION

Hydralazine hydrochloride 20mg injection is used in the treatment of hypertension
It is also used in combination with long-acting nitrates in heart failure.
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Side effects of HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION

Common

Headache, Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Palpitations, Increased heart rate, Angina pectoris.

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How to use HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION

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

How HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION works

Hydralazine hydrochloride 20mg injection works by relaxing blood vessel which lowers blood pressure and allows more blood and oxygen to reach the heart and other organs.

In Depth Information on HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION

Expert advice for HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION

  • Inform your doctor if you have had a heart attack, have sensation of pressure, squeezing or pain due to insufficient blood supply to the muscles of the heart (angina pectoris) or suffered from paralysis of one or more parts of the body due to insufficient blood supply to the brain (stroke), or have liver or kidney disease.
  • Precaution should be taken if you have been told you are a slow acetylator (persons with reduced ability to metabolize drugs so that hydralazine accumulates in blood).
  • Caution has to be taken before operating an automobile or machinery or engaging in activities requiring mental alertness and coordination as hydralazine can cause dizziness and unusual tiredness.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE 20MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Hydralazine hydrochloride 20mg 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
Hydralazine hydrochloride 20mg injection is probably safe to
use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ZYDOL 50MG SUSPENSION, TWINEASE 200MG TABLET ER, BETAONE XL 50MG TABLET, STARCAD-BETA 50MG TABLET

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Hydralazine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for HYDRALAZINE HYDROCHLORIDE 20MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Hydralazine

Q. What is Hydralazine?
Hydralazine belongs to a drug class called as vasodilators. It acts by relaxing the blood vessels, thereby relieving high blood pressure and/or improving the blood flow in narrowed blood vessel
Q. What is Hydralazine used for?
Hydralazine is used in the treatment of moderate to severe hypertension (high blood pressure), hypertensive crisis and moderate to severe congestive heart failure (failure of heart, resulting in fluid buildup in the lungs other body tissue or both).