Medicine Overview of Pruside Injection
Pruside 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of heart failure
and hypertensive emergency.
Decreased blood pressure.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Pruside 50mg Injection is a nitrate. It works by relaxing the blood vessels which decreases the oxygen demand of the heart and reduces its workload. It thus prevents/treats attacks of angina (chest pain) and improves symptoms of heart failure.
In Depth Information on Pruside Injection
- Headache (‘nitrate headache’) may occur but should go away after a few days of continued treatment.
- You may develop tolerance to Pruside 50mg Injection with time, meaning that the same dose may be less effective next time. Follow the prescribed dosing schedule to avoid this.
Eat healthy (low-fat, high-fibre, low-sodium diet), quit smoking, limit alcohol intake, increase your physical activity, watch your weight, and reduce stress.
Notify your doctor about other medicines (eg. sildenafil, tadalafil or vardenafil) that you are taking as Pruside 50mg Injection may interact with them and cause a serious fall in blood pressure. This may lead to collapse, unconsciousness and could be fatal.
Pruside Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pruside 50mg 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.
Pruside 50mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
It is not known whether Pruside 50mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Pruside 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pruside 50mg Injection is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Pruside 50mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pruside 50mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Pruside 50mg Injection, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Pruside Injection
Yes, Pruside is a nitrate
Q. Is nitroprusside the same as nitroglycerin?
Nitroprusside and nitroglycerine are two different drugs with the same mechanism of action
Pruside is photosensitive and therefore it must be protected from light
Pruside is known to relax the peripheral smooth muscles and therefore reduce SVR
Yes, Pruside reduces afterload.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Pruside with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Medicines with composition Vardenafil: Valif
Medicines with composition Tadalafil: Megalis, Tagil, T-Film, Forzest, Tadafil, Getgo, Filda, Tadact, Tada, Zydalis, Popup, Tadovas, Pulmopres, TD 36, Super Manforce, Tadora, Filgud, Uprize, Upwardz, Bigfun 36, Cialis, Edalis, Xyorg, Extadil, Tadonis, Tadalis, Xtafil, Tada-Z, Tadacip, Mandrive, Medalis
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Medicines with composition Udenafil: Udzire
Medicines with composition Camylofin: Bigspas
Medicines with composition Cimetropium Bromide: Ibscim
Medicines with composition Hyoscine butylbromide: Hyocimax, Spaslin H, Biscotas, Xspas, Belloid, Hyoswift, Buscogast, Hyoscine Bromide, Hikin, Hyosil, Hylac, Hyopil, Belic, Hyospan, Hyomide, Buscopan, Gastreco, SMS-H
Medicines with composition Buphenine: Arlidin
Medicines with composition Atropine (topical): Atrosulph, Bell Pino Atrin, Pino Atrin, Opthopin, Atropine, Atromet, Bell Mfc, Atrosun, Opta, Atpine, Atropen P, Ataron, Atropine Sulphate, Atrozen
Medicines with composition Oxyphenonium: Antrenyl
Medicines with composition Trimebutine: Trimspa
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