Meriphyllin Injection

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Meriphyllin Injection

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Uses of Meriphyllin Injection

Meriphyllin Injection is used in the treatment of asthma.
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Side effects of Meriphyllin Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach upset, Headache, Restlessness.

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How to use Meriphyllin Injection

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

How Meriphyllin Injection works

Meriphyllin Injection is a combination of two medicines: Etofylline and theophylline. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens the airways. This makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Meriphyllin Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Meriphyllin Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Meriphyllin Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Meriphyllin 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
Meriphyllin Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Avoiding breastfeeding for 2-4 hours after Meriphyllin Injection can further decrease the exposure of medicine to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Meriphyllin Injection alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Meriphy
llin Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Meriphyllin Injection should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Meriphyllin Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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