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Ropin 0.2% Injection


Overview

Introduction

Ropin 0.2% Injection is a local anesthetic solution for injection. It is used during minor surgical procedures such as dental, oral, diagnostic, or other therapeutic procedures to anesthetize or numb the surgical area.

Ropin 0.2% Injection must be administered as an injection by healthcare professionals. It blocks the pain signals to reach the brain by temporarily numbing the surgical area and helps to perform a painless procedure.

The most common side effects of this medicine injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness). These are usually mild and short-lived. If the numbness or other side effects persist at the injection site, consult your doctor without delay.

Before using Ropin 0.2% Injection, it is very important to tell your doctor if you have any underlying heart disease or are taking medicines for heart rhythm problems. Ask your doctor for advice if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Also, it is not safe to drive or operate heavy machinery while on medication, as you may feel dizziness.

Side effects of Ropin Injection

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

How to use Ropin Injection

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

How Ropin Injection works

Ropin 0.2% Injection is a local anesthetic. It works by blocking pain signals from the nerves to brain to decrease the sensation of pain.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Ropin 0.2% Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ropin 0.2% 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.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ropin 0.2% Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Ropin 0.2% Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ropin 0.2% Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ropin 0.2% Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Ropin 0.2% Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ropin 0.2% Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Quick Tips

  • Ropin 0.2% Injection is given as an injection by the healthcare professional.
  • It may affect your concentration or make you feel sleepy, so avoid driving or using tools or machines until the next day.
  • Consult your doctor immediately if you experience dizziness, lightheadedness, problem with sight or hearing or numbness around lips, tongue and mouth.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

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FAQs

Q. How is Ropin supplied/administered/how long does it last?

Ropin is supplied as a solution that is to be administered epidurally either as an injection or as an intravenous infusion. Impact of Ropin 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 Ropin a controlled substance?

Ropin 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 Ropin an ester or amide?

Ropin is an amino amide type local anesthetic

Q. Is Ropin a narcotic/ is it an opioid?

No. Ropin is neither a narcotic nor an opioid.

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References
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