Medicine Overview of Suxomin Injection
Uses of Suxomin Injection
Side effects of Suxomin Injection
Post operative muscle pain, Protein in urine, Blood in urine, Altered heart rate, Urine discolouration, Dark colored urine, Increased blood pressure, Decreased blood pressure, Increased potassium level in blood, Increased saliva production, Blurred vision, Headache, Increased intraocular pressure, Muscle damage, Muscle stiffness, Muscle weakness, Muscle twitching, Muscle pain, Rash, Skin flushing, Tenderness, Abdominal cramp, Bloating, Nausea.
How to use Suxomin Injection
How Suxomin Injection works
In Depth Information on Suxomin Injection
Expert advice for Suxomin Injection
- Tell your doctor before using suxamethonium if you have or had tetanus, tuberculosis, other severe or long standing infection or illness, cancer, anemia, malnutrition, liver or kidney problems, auto-immune diseases (multiple sclerosis), an underactive thyroid gland (myxoedema), muscle disease (such as myasthenia gravis), a blood transfusion or a heart-lung by pass, been in contact with insecticides, allergic reaction to any muscle relaxant given as part of an operation.
- Suxamethonium paralyses the respiratory muscles as well as other skeletal muscles but has no effect on consciousness.
- You may experience some muscle pain after suxamethonium administration if you have undergone short surgical procedure under general anaesthesia.
- Do not drive or use machinery too soon after having an operation.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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.