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Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection


Overview

Introduction of Pyrolin Injection

Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection is an anticholinergic medication. It is used to dry up secretions (saliva or stomach acid) before operation and it even reverses the unwanted effects of certain medicines used during surgery (muscle relaxants). It also helps to treat peptic ulcers.

Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection is given under the supervision of healthcare professional. You should always inform doctor about your medical history before taking this injection. Remember it may make you sweat less. Therefore, it is better to take caution while doing exercise as Some people may experience overheat.

Dizziness and blurred vision may occur as side effects. It is better to avoid driving and other things which require mental focus. Some person may experience sore throat also. Remember to inform doctor if you develop vomiting or diarrhea that does not go away.

Pyrolin Injection side effects

Common
  • Runny nose
  • Upper respiratory tract infection
  • Sore throat

How to use Pyrolin Injection

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

How Pyrolin Injection works

Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection is an anticholinergic medication. It works by blocking the activity of a chemical messenger (acetylcholine) in the brain. This helps dry up secretions (saliva, stomach acid etc.) from glands before surgery, increases a low heart rate and reverses the unwanted effects of certain medicines used during surgery (muscle relaxants and anaesthetics). By lowering stomach acid content, it also helps treat peptic ulcers.

Pyrolin Injection related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Long-term use of Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection might reduce milk production.
Driving
UNSAFE
Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection may affect vision and coordination. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection is used before an operation, to reduce saliva and other secretions and to make the stomach contents less acidic.
  • It may also be used to reduce side effects of muscle-relaxing drugs and to prevent of slowing of heart beat during surgery.
  • It is given as an injection into a muscle or into a vein. 
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Pyrolin 0.2 mg Injection may cause dizziness and blurred vision.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pyrolin

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Pls give me substitute of Tab VOLIX 0.2mg as it has got side effects.
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Needs to see the patient for priscribing medicine as complete medical history and sugar level variation chart required. So consult doctor near by or visit our clinic.
Hi sir,i affected chicken pox now 21 days over now i accidently cut my hand now dt injection advisable?
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Diabetes Specialist
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FAQs

Q. Is Pyrolin used for excessive sweating?

Pyrolin is the most commonly used medicine for managing excessive sweating due to its anti-secretory or anticholinergic effect

Q. Is Pyrolin the same as glycopyrronium bromide?

Yes, Pyrolin is same as glycopyrronium bromide

Q. Does Pyrolin affect fertility & birth control?

No, Pyrolin is not known to impair fertility and has no known effects on birth control

Q. Is Pyrolin over the counter?

No, Pyrolin is strictly prescribed by the doctors.

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