Medicine Overview of Surfact Injection
Uses of Surfact Injection
Surfact 108mg Injection is used for Respiratory distress syndrome.
Side effects of Surfact Injection
Pulmonary alveolar hemorrhage, Endotracheal tube blockade.
How to use Surfact Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Surfact Injection works
Colfosceril palmitate is a natural lung surfactant called as dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine that lubricates the linings of the air spaces in lungs, thereby enabling normal breathing. It is effective in newborn babies who have difficulty in breathing due to lack of enough surfactant in their lungs..
In Depth Information on Surfact Injection
Expert advice for Surfact Injection
- Colfosceril palmitate should administered only by trained medical personnel and benefits versus risk should be carefully assessed before using it in infants weighing 500-700g.
- The infants should be continuously monitored to avoid hyperoxaemia (due to rapid improvement in arterial oxygen concentration).
Special precautions for Surfact 108mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Surfact 108mg Injection should be used with caution during l+more
actation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
It is not known whether Surfact 108mg Injection alters the a+more
bility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
There is limited information available on the use of Surfact+more
108mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Surfact 108mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Colfosceril Palmitate
Surfact is a natural lung surfactant called as dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine that lubricates the linings of the air spaces in lungs, thereby enabling normal breathing. It is effective in newborn babies who have difficulty in breathing due to lack of enough surfactant in their lungs.
Substitutes for Surfact
No substitutes found for this medicine