Manohexy Injection

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Primarily used for

Parkinson's disease, Drug induced abnormal movements
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16.51
₹16.51/Injection
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Manohexy Injection

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Uses of Manohexy Injection

Manohexy Injection is used in Parkinson's disease and drug induced abnormal movements.
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Side effects of Manohexy Injection

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Dry mouth, Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, Blurred vision.

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How to use Manohexy Injection

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

How Manohexy Injection works

Manohexy injection is a muscle relaxing medication. It works by decreasing the activity of excess acetylcholine in the brain. This improves muscle control and reduces stiffness. It helps patients with Parkinson's disease by improving muscle control and reducing stiffness so that they can move more naturally. It is also used to treat movement disorder (restlessness, involuntary movements or muscle spasm ) which can be caused by certain drugs.

In Depth Information on Manohexy Injection

Expert advice for Manohexy Injection

  • It may be taken before or after meals.
  • If Manohexy causes your mouth to dry excessively, it may be better to take it before meals, unless it causes nausea. If taken after meals, thirst can be improved by sucking hard sugarless candy, chewing gum, or drinking water.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines to treat glaucoma.
  • Manohexy can cause blurred vision or dizziness. Do not drive and or operate machinery if you get blurred vision or dizziness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have trouble in passing urine.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Manohexy Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Manohexy Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Manohexy 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
CAUTION
Manohexy Injection should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.

Milk secretion may decrease.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Manohexy Injection can cause blurring of vision, dizziness, mild nausea, and mental confusion in some cases. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Manohexy Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patients with kidney disease should be closely monitored by a doctor while taking this medicine.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Manohex
y Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Manohexy 2mg Injection

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Manohexy is used in the management of Parkinson's disease as an add-on medicine along with other medicines. It helps by improving muscle control and reducing the stiffness of the muscle so that they can move naturally. Manohexy can also be used to treat movement disorders (extreme restlessness, involuntary movements or muscle spasms) which can be caused by certain drugs.
Manohexy works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger known as acetylcholine on the nerves of the smooth muscles; thereby, reducing the muscle spasm (involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles), tremor (uncontrolled shaking) and excessive salivation associated with Parkinson's disease.
No, Manohexy is not a narcotic substance. Manohexy is an antispasmodic(muscle relaxing) medicine and belongs to a group of medicines known as anticholinergics.
No, Manohexy is not a MAO inhibitor. Manohexy is an antispasmodic (muscle relaxing) drug and belongs to a group of medicines known as anticholinergics.
Manohexy is a safe medicine if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
No, Manohexy is not classified as a controlled substance. However, the possibility of abuse should be borne in mind due to its stimulant and euphoriant properties.
Manohexy is an antispasmodic (muscle relaxing) drug and belongs to a group of drugs known as 'anticholinergics'.
Manohexy has been reported to get you a high. Please use this drug only for prescribed duration in doses as recommended by your doctor.
Manohexy has not been seen to cause weight gain. However, weight loss has been reported with Manohexy in children. Please consult your doctor in case you experience an unexpected change in your weight while you are taking Manohexy.
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Substitutes for Manohexy

No substitutes found for this medicine
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