Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection

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Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection

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Primarily used for

Skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery
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Medicine Overview of Tracrium Injection

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Uses of Tracrium Injection

Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is used for skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery.
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Side effects of Tracrium Injection

Common

Bronchospasm, Decreased blood pressure, Skin flushing, Increased heart rate, Urticaria, Wheezing.

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How to use Tracrium Injection

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

How Tracrium Injection works

Tracrium 25mg/ml injection relaxes the muscles by blocking the impulses from the nerves.

In Depth Information on Tracrium Injection

Expert advice for Tracrium Injection

  • Consult your doctor before taking atracurium if you any of the following medical conditions: myasthenia gravis (neuromuscular disease characterized by very weak muscles and unusual tiredness) or Eaton-Lambert syndrome (autoimmune disorder characterized by muscle weakness of limbs), electrolyte imbalance, cancer, allergy to other muscle relaxants, recent burn, asthma or other respiratory problems, heart disease, peripheral neuropathy (nerve damage causing pain, tingling, or numbness over hands and feet).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • Avoid drinking alcohol and do not drive or operate heavy machineries while taking atracurium.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tracrium 25mg/ml 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
Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is probably safe to use during la
ctation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Not relevant, as Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Kidney
SAFE
Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. No dose adjustment of Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is recommended.
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Liver
SAFE
Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is safe to use in patients with l
iver disease. No dose adjustment of Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection is recommended.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tracrium 25mg/ml Injection

Frequently asked questions for Atracurium

Tracrium is not an aminosteroid. It is a benzylisoquinolines (muscle relaxant)
Tracrium causes hypotension (low blood pressure) due to release of histamine
Q. Why does atracurium cause histamine release?
It acts on blood cells called basophils or mast cells which release histamine
How long does Tracrium last?Tracrium takes about 2-4 min to work and lasts for about 20-35 minutes.
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