VASMED 20IU/1ML INJECTION

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Composition for VASMED 20IU/1ML INJECTION

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Primarily used for

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180.87
₹180.87/injection
1 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for VASMED

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of VASMED INJECTION

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Uses of VASMED INJECTION

Vasmed 20iu/1ml injection is used in the treatment of central diabetes insipidus and bed-wetting.
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Side effects of VASMED INJECTION

Common

Headache, Slow heart rate, Abdominal cramp, Pale skin, Increased blood pressure, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use VASMED INJECTION

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

How VASMED INJECTION works

Vasmed 20iu/1ml injection have the same structure as that of the natural hormone vasopressin. Vasopressin lowers the amount of urine and bleeding by constricting (narrowing) the blood vessels which, in turn, prevents the loss of water from the body.

In Depth Information on VASMED INJECTION

Expert advice for VASMED INJECTION

• Do not consume alcohol while taking vasopressin as it may worsen the side effects. • Take precautions if you have certain with heart disorders as taking vasopressin may worsen the condition.   • Inform your doctor if you have seizure, migraine, asthma, heart failure, vascular disease, angina pectoris, coronary thrombosis, renal disease. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Should not be given to patients allergic to vasopressin or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to patient with vascular diseases especially coronary artery disorders. • Should not be given to patient with chronic nephritis (inflammation of the kidney leading to kidney function impairment) if reasonable nitrogen concentrations are not attained.
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Warnings
Special precautions for VASMED 20IU/1ML INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vasmed 20iu/1ml 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
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Vasopressin, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for VASMED 20IU/1ML INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Vasopressin

Q. Does vasopressin cause vasoconstriction?
Yes. Vasopressin has action on certain blood vessels and causes vasoconstriction, which results in increase in blood pressure.
Q. Is vasopressin a peptide/ ADH?
Vasopressin is also known as antidiuretic hormone (ADH) which is a peptide hormone secreted by the pituitary gland
Q. Does vasopressin increase urine output?
No, vasopressin decreases urine output by acting on certain receptors in the kidney.

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