Medicine Overview of Labetol Injection
Side effects of Labetol Injection
Fatigue, Headache, Dizziness, Decreased blood pressure.
How to use Labetol Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Labetol Injection works
Labetol 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 Labetol Injection
Expert advice for Labetol 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 Labetol 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
Labetol 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.
Labetol Injection should be used with caution during lactati+more
on. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Labetol Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Labetol+more
Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Gli 2mg Tablet, Vozuca 0.2mg Tablet, Mignar 25mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Labetol NA 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 Labetol cause blood sugar/weight gain/affect heart rate/insomnia/weight loss/ constipation/ frequent urination?
Labetol 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 Labetol please inform the doctor immediately.
Substitutes for Labetol
No substitutes found for this medicine