Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection

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Neon Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection

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Primarily used for

Local anesthesia (Numb tissues in a specific area)
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₹6.3/Injection
10 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Levo Anawin Injection

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Uses of Levo Anawin Injection

Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection is used for local anesthesia.
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Side effects of Levo Anawin Injection

Common

Nausea, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Slow heart rate, Decreased blood pressure, Dizziness, Inability to empty the urinary bladder, Increased blood pressure, Vomiting.

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How to use Levo Anawin Injection

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

How Levo Anawin Injection works

Levo anawin 0.5% injection works by blocking pain signals from the nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.

In Depth Information on Levo Anawin Injection

Expert advice for Levo Anawin Injection

  • Do not drive or operate machinery as bupivacaine injection can cause sleepiness.
  • Consult your doctor if you are on controlled sodium diet since it contains sodium; have respiratory, heart, kidney, liver problems or stomach tumor; swollen stomach due to excess fluid or have fluid in lungs; decreased blood volume.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you feel dizzy, light headed, numbness of lips, tongue and around mouth, problem with sight or hearing after injection of bupivacaine.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levo Anawin 0.5% 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
Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection is probably safe to use during la
ctation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection may cause numbness to certain areas of the body for about 2-4 hours after having it. You should wait for the effect to wear off as this may affect your ability to drive
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Kidney
CAUTION
Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection should be used with caution in pa
tients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection should be used with caution in pa
tients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Levo Anawin 0.5% Injection

Frequently asked questions for Bupivacaine

Levo anawin is not a controlled substance, narcotic, steroid, opioid or neurolytic agent. Levo anawin is a local anesthetic
Q. Is bupivacaine the same as Marcaine or lidocaine?
Marcaine is the trade name of bupivacaine. Bupivacaine and lidocaine belongs to same class of drugs, however they differ in their some of the properties like duration of action and side effects
Levo anawin is not an addictive drug
Levo anawin can cause respiratory depression if used in head or neck area
Levo anawin generally takes 5-10 min to work and lasts for about 4-8 hours
However the onset and duration depends on individual taking the medicine and method of injection.
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