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Limandan 12.5mg Injection

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SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store in a refrigerator (2 - 8°C). Do not freeze.

Overview

Introduction

Limandan 12.5mg Injection is a medicine used for the treatment of heart failure. It increases the pumping activity of the heart and relaxes the blood vessels, which further improves the blood circulation throughout the body.

Limandan 12.5mg Injection is administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional and should not be self administered. Your doctor will decide the dose and  duration of the medicine for you. Doctor will closely monitor your blood pressure, heart rate and ECG till you became stable. You can also improve health of your heart by making some lifestyle changes such as quitting smoking, cutting down on alcohol, eating well, taking regular exercise and managing stress.

The most common side effects of this medicine include hypotension (low blood pressure), increased heart rate, nausea and headache. This medicine may be used with caution for some people. Thus, you must inform doctor if you are suffering from any liver or kidney disease. Also let your doctor know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding and about all the other medications that you are taking regularly.

Uses of Limandan Injection

Side effects of Limandan Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Limandan

  • Constipation
  • Headache
  • Increased heart rate
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Nausea

How to use Limandan Injection

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

How Limandan Injection works

Limandan 12.5mg Injection makes the heart pump blood with more strength and force, which increases the blood circulation throughout the body.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Limandan 12.5mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Limandan 12.5mg Injection during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Limandan 12.5mg Injection during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Limandan 12.5mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Limandan 12.5mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Limandan 12.5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Limandan 12.5mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Limandan 12.5mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Limandan 12.5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you forget to take Limandan Injection?

If you miss a dose of Limandan 12.5mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Quick Tips

  • Limandan 12.5mg Injection is given as a drip into a vein (intravenous infusion) under the supervision of a doctor.
  • It makes you feel dizzy or lightheaded. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • You will be constantly monitored for changes in ECG, blood pressure and heart rate for at least 3 days after the treatment or until you become stable.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Hydrazone & pyridazine derivative {Phenylhydrazines}
Habit Forming
No

Patient Concerns

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What is BNP test? Pls explain. What is BNP ASSAY?My result is133.0 explain
Dr. Manju Singh
Homeopathy
BNP levels below 100 pg/mL indicate no heart failure. BNP levels of 100-300 pg/mL suggest heart failure is present. BNP levels above 300 pg/mL indicate mild heart failure. BNP levels above 600 pg/mL indicate moderate heart failure.The level of BNP in the blood increases when heart failure symptoms worsen, and decreases when the heart failure condition is stable
Myself is high B.P patients .There is some swelling in the face today . what is going on?
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
Kidney damage or heart failure
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References

  1. Teerlink JR, Sliwa K, Opie LH. Heart Failure. In: Opie LH, Gersh BJ, editors. Drugs for the Heart. 8th ed. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Elsevier Saunders; 2013. pp. 180-81.
  2. Katzung BG, Parmley WW. Drugs Used in Heart Failure. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. pp. 210, 216.
  3. Simdax. Levosimendan. [Accessed 29 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 19 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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