Medicine Overview of Mucohelp Injection
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is used in the treatment of paracetamol toxicity.
Side Effects of Mucohelp are Nausea, Vomiting, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Increased heart rate, Urticaria, Rash.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is an antidote for paracetamol poisoning. It works by increasing the level of glutathione, an antioxidant that neutralises the toxic products of paracetamol.
In Depth Information on Mucohelp Injection
- Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is used for the treatment of paracetamol overdose (when you may have taken too much paracetamol).
- It protects the liver from damage by the high levels of paracetamol.
- It is very effective when given during the first 8 hours following paracetamol overdose. The effectiveness is reduced with time but it can still help when given within 24 hours.
Mucohelp Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mucohelp 1 gm Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Mucohelp 1 gm Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mucohelp 1 gm Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Mucohelp 1 gm Injection, please consult your doctor.
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