Medicine Overview of Ropicaine Injection
Uses of Ropicaine Injection
Side effects of Ropicaine Injection
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.
How to use Ropicaine Injection
How Ropicaine Injection works
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.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.