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Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection

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Overview

Uses of Vagolate Injection

Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection is used before surgery to reduce secretions of saliva in mouth, throat and airways, acid in stomach; to reduce side effects of muscle-relaxing drugs and to prevent of slowing of heart beat during surgery. It is also used to reduce the drooling of saliva in patients (3-16 years of age) with cerebral palsy (a permanent movement disorder occurring in early childhood).

Vagolate Injection side effects

Common
  • Runny nose
  • Upper respiratory tract infection
  • Sore throat

How to use Vagolate Injection

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

How Vagolate Injection works

Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection is an anticholinergic medication. It works by blocking the activity of a chemical messenger (acetylcholine) in the brain. This helps dry up secretions (saliva, stomach acid etc.) from glands before surgery, increases a low heart rate and reverses the unwanted effects of certain medicines used during surgery (muscle relaxants and anaesthetics). By lowering stomach acid content, it also helps treat peptic ulcers.

Vagolate Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Long-term use of Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection might reduce milk production.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection may affect vision and coordination. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection is used before an operation, to reduce saliva and other secretions and to make the stomach contents less acidic.
  • It may also be used to reduce side effects of muscle-relaxing drugs and to prevent of slowing of heart beat during surgery.
  • It is given as an injection into a muscle or into a vein. 
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Vagolate 0.2 mg Injection may cause dizziness and blurred vision.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Vagolate

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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FAQs

Q. Is Vagolate used for excessive sweating?

Vagolate is the most commonly used medicine for managing excessive sweating due to its anti-secretory or anticholinergic effect

Q. Is Vagolate the same as glycopyrronium bromide?

Yes, Vagolate is same as glycopyrronium bromide

Q. Does Vagolate affect fertility & birth control?

No, Vagolate is not known to impair fertility and has no known effects on birth control

Q. Is Vagolate over the counter?

No, Vagolate is strictly prescribed by the doctors.
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