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Norbit Injection


Overview

Introduction of Norbit Injection

Norbit Injection is used to treat hypotension (low blood pressure) that may occur due to causes such as sepsis (infection). It helps to increase blood pressure by narrowing the blood vessels of the heart.

Norbit Injection may also be used to revive a patient with cardiac arrest. This medicine is given as a drip, under the supervision of a doctor. Continuous monitoring of heart rate and blood pressure is required while using this medicine. Side effects like hypertension (high blood pressure), palpitations and headache may be seen in some patients.

Uses of Norbit Injection

Norbit Injection side effects

Common
  • Systemic hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Headache
  • Restless
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Palpitations
  • Tremor

How to use Norbit Injection

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

How Norbit Injection works

NA.

Norbit Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Norbit Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Norbit Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Norbit Injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
NOT RELEVANT
Not relevant, as Norbit Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Norbit Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Norbit Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Norbit Injection?

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

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Norbit Injection
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Expert Advice

  • It is given via a drip into your veins by a doctor or healthcare professional.
  • During infusion your doctor will continuously monitor blood pressure, heart rate as well as site of infusion. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Norbit with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Cloud, Cata-Dict, Arkamin
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Patient Concerns

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Plot No 264, Patrika Nagar Madhapur, Hitech City Hyderabad, Telangana India - 500081
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Norbit Injection. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
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