ROPICAINE 2MG INJECTION

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Themis Medicare Ltd

Composition for ROPICAINE 2MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Local Anaesthesia
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Driving
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Kidney
62.5
₹2.08/injection
30 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for ROPICAINE INJECTION

₹4.67/ML of injection
124% costlier
ROPIZUVA 2MG INJECTION
Abbott India Ltd
₹98.0/ML of injection
4604% costlier

Medicine Overview of ROPICAINE INJECTION

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Uses of ROPICAINE INJECTION

Ropicaine 2mg injection is used for local anaesthesia.
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Side effects of ROPICAINE INJECTION

Common

Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Back pain, Slow heart rate, Dizziness, Headache, Increased blood pressure, Inability to empty the urinary bladder, Increased body temperature, Feeling of cold, Tachycardia, Vomiting.

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How to use ROPICAINE INJECTION

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

How ROPICAINE INJECTION works

Ropicaine 2mg injection works by blocking pain signals from the nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.

In Depth Information on ROPICAINE INJECTION

Expert advice for ROPICAINE INJECTION

  • Inform your doctor if you have any heart, kidney or liver disease. Your doctor may monitor you closely or may need to adjust the dose of ropivacaine if you have any of these conditions.
  • Tell your doctor if you have or have family history of porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder).
  • You may be monitored for breathing, blood pressure, oxygen levels, and other vital signs during your treatment with ropivacaine.
  • Seek medical attention if you develop severe allergic reaction: red skin rash, dizziness, sneezing, difficulty breathing, nausea or vomiting, sweating, swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery until the next day after you have been given ropivacaine.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for ROPICAINE 2MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Ropicaine 2mg 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used 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 Ropivacaine, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for ROPICAINE 2MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Ropivacaine

Q. How is ropivacaine supplied/administered/how long does it last?
Ropivacaine is supplied as a solution that is to be administered epidurally either as an injection or as an intravenous infusion. Impact of ropivacaine on body depends on the administration site and dose and may range between 3 to 10 hours. Talk to your doctor if you have any queries about the impact of this medicine
Q. Is ropivacaine a controlled substance?
Ropivacaine is not a controlled substance
Q. Is ropivacaine an isomer of bupivacaine/is it safer than bupivacaine?
Ropivacaine is a left isomer of bupivacaine. Compared to bupivacaine, ropivacaine has less toxic effects on heart and central nervous system
Q. Is ropivacaine an ester or amide?
Ropivacaine is an amino amide type local anesthetic
Q. Is ropivacaine a narcotic/ is it an opioid?
No. Ropivacaine is neither a narcotic nor an opioid.
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