Medicine Overview of Vpl Injection
Side effects of Vpl Injection
Headache, Nausea, Fatigue, Dizziness, Feeling of discomfort, Dyspepsia, Stomach pain, Peripheral edema, Constipation, Redness of skin, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk).
How to use Vpl Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Vpl Injection works
Vpl 5mg injection is a calcium channel blocker. It blocks the action of calcium on the heart and blood vessels. This effect reduces blood pressure and abnormally fast heartbeat which lowers strain and oxygen requirement of the heart.
In Depth Information on Vpl Injection
Expert advice for Vpl Injection
- It is very common to have dizziness, lightheadedness, swelling ankles/feet, flushing, or a headache as a side effect.
- To lower your risk of dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
- Inform your doctor if you have developed constipation during treatment with Vpl.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Vpl 5mg Injection
Taking Verapamil with alcohol can cause minor side effects
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vpl 5mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Vpl 5mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human st+more
udies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Vpl 5mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Vpl 5mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vpl 5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Careful monitoring of the patient for any signs of overdosage is advisable....
Careful monitoring of the patient for any signs of overdosage is advisable.
Vpl 5mg Injection should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vpl 5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cordarone 150mg Injection 3ml, Eurythmic 150mg Injection, Stamlo 2.5mg Tablet, Amcard 5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Vpl 5mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Verapamil
Yes. Vpl is relatively safe if taken in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take ibuprofen/aspirin/Benadryl/Tylenol with verapamil?
Verapamil can be taken with ibuprofen/aspirin/paracetamol (Tylenol) or diphenhydramine (Benadryl) if prescribed by your doctor
No, Vpl is not known to affect your weight. If you notice any weight changes, please consult your doctor
One of the side-effects of Vpl is slow heart rate. If you notice such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Is verapamil a beta blocker, statin, ant cholinergic, MOA inhibitor?
No. Verapamil is not a beta blocker, statin, MOA inhibitor or anticholinergic. It is a calcium channel blocker. However, both the classes of drugs are used for managing high blood pressure and abnormal heart beats (arrhythmia)
Yes, Vpl can be useful for migraine headaches. But take Vpl only if it is prescribed to you by your doctor
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Substitutes for Vpl
No substitutes found for this medicine