Neopam 25mg Injection

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Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Neopam 25mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Organophosphate Poisoing
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
136.06
₹68.03/Injection
2 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for Neopam

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of Neopam Injection

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Uses of Neopam Injection

Neopam 25mg Injection is used in the treatment of organophosphate poisoing.
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Side effects of Neopam Injection

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Nausea, Muscle weakness, Drowsiness, Headache, Dizziness, Double vision, Blurred vision, Increased blood pressure, Hyperventilation, Increased heart rate, Accomodation disturbance.

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How to use Neopam Injection

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

How Neopam Injection works

Neopam 25mg injection reactivates the enzymes blocked by many pesticides (organophosphates). It is an antidote used in the poisoning of these pesticides.

In Depth Information on Neopam Injection

Expert advice for Neopam Injection

  • Pralidoxime is not effective in the treatment of poisoning due to phosphorus, inorganic phosphates, or organophosphates not having anticholinesterase activity.
  • Do not take pralidoxime as an antidote for poisoning due to pesticides of carbamate class, as it may increase the toxicity of carbaryl.
  • You should seek treatment of organophosphate poisoning without waiting for the results of laboratory tests.
  • Seek for immediate medical attention if you have abnormal heartbeat, difficulty or trouble with breathing, increased muscle weakness, or severe tiredness after receiving this medicine.
  • Your breathing, blood pressure, oxygen levels, kidney function, and other vital signs will be watched closely while you are receiving pralidoxime.After treatment with pralidoxime, you may be watched for up to 72 hours to make sure that you no longer have any effects of the poison or drug overdose.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Neopam 25mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Neopam 25mg 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
Neopam 25mg Injection should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
It is not known whether Neopam 25mg 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
UNSAFE
Neopam 25mg Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Neopam 25mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Pralidoxime

Neopam works by reactivating the enzyme acetylcholinesterase, which has been inactivated by pesticides or certain drugs, and breaks down the excess acetylcholine resulting from poisoning. Thus, it helps in reversing muscle weakness or respiratory depression caused by poisoning or drug over dosing.

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