SUPERVAC 4MG INJECTION

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for SUPERVAC 4MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Skeletal Mucle Relaxation During Surgery
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Driving
115
₹57.5/injection
2 ML in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of SUPERVAC INJECTION

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Uses of SUPERVAC INJECTION

Supervac 4mg injection is used for skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery.
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Side effects of SUPERVAC INJECTION

Common

Allergic reaction, Injection site pain, Muscle weakness, Skin rash, Skin redness, Swelling, Wheezing.

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How to use SUPERVAC INJECTION

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

How SUPERVAC INJECTION works

Supervac 4mg injection relaxes the muscles by blocking the impulses from the nerves.

In Depth Information on SUPERVAC INJECTION

Expert advice for SUPERVAC INJECTION

  • You may be monitored with respiratory function test to check for paralysis of respiratory muscles.
  • You will be on ventilator support until adequate spontaneous respiration is restored.
  • Consult your doctor if you are suffering from any of the following medical conditions: liver, biliary tract disease or kidney failure, heart disease with increased circulation time, neuromuscular disease, hypothermia, burns, obesity, electrolyte disturbances, altered blood pH or dehydration.
  • Seek medical advice while taking vecuronium as there is an increased risk of inadequate neuromuscular recovery (residual neuromuscular blockade).
  • Before drug administration you may be tested for hypersensitivity as vecuronium is known to cause severe allergic reactions.
Warnings
Special precautions for SUPERVAC 4MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Supervac 4mg 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for SUPERVAC 4MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Vecuronium

Q. Is vecuronium/vecuronium bromide a controlled substance?
No, vecuronium is not a controlled substance
Q. Is vecuronium a sedative?
Vecuronium is a muscle relaxant and not a sedative. However it can be used as additional agent to anesthesia or sedation
Q. Why is vecuronium used with anesthesia?
Vecuronium is used with anesthesia to make easy placement of flexible plastic tube into the trachea (tracheal intubation) and to provide skeletal muscle relaxation during surgery
Q. Does vecuronium affect pupils/paralyze the gut/cause hypotension/bradycardia?
These effects are rare or of unknown frequency with vecuronium use. Stop taking vecuronium and consult your doctor immediately if you experience one or more such symptoms
Q. Does vecuronium cross the placenta?
Vecuronium crosses the placenta. Please follow advice of your doctor regarding its use
Q. Does vecuronium release histamine/cause histamine release?
Generally, neuromuscular blocking agents release histamine. Animal studies of vecuronium have shown weak capacity of histamine release. However, human studies do not support the data of histamine release
Q. How does vecuronium work?
Vecuronium works by blocking the signalling process between the nerves and muscles, which results in muscle relaxation.
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