Information about Terlipressin
Terlipressin is used in the treatment of bleeding esophageal varices.
How Terlipressin works
Terlipressin works on the walls of blood vessels, causing them narrow and decrease the blood flow into the affected veins. This helps to stop or slow the bleeding.
Common side effects of Terlipressin
Abdominal cramp, Diarrhea, Headache, High blood pressure, Pale skin, Slow heart rate
Available Medicine for Terlipressin
TerlyzSun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
TerlistatSamarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Terli ForceAlembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
TerlocCadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
T PressinUnited Biotech Pvt Ltd
TerlieonNeon Laboratories Ltd
Expert advice for Terlipressin
- Terlipressin is given as an injection into veins under the supervision of a doctor.
- It makes you feel dizzy or lightheaded. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.