Q. Does Amiodon 150mg Injection affect blood pressure?
Generally, an oral tablet of Amiodon 150mg Injection does not affect blood pressure. But, when given through an injection intravenously (in the vein) then it may decrease in the blood pressure. To prevent this your doctor or nurse may give Amiodon 150mg Injection slowly. Along with that, you may also be prescribed medicines which increase blood pressure (vasopressor agents) to the infusion.
Q. What are the warning signals of liver toxicity caused by Amiodon 150mg Injection?
The warning signals of liver toxicity include yellowing of the skin or eyes (jaundice), tiredness, nausea, vomiting, dark-colored urine, pale-colored stools, loss of appetite, stomach pain or high temperature. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience these symptoms.
Q. What kind of vision problems occur with Amiodon 150mg Injection?
You may experience blurred vision or see a circle around dazzling light (halos). It may also make your eyes dry or sensitive to light. It can even cause permanent blindness. Therefore, consult your doctor in case you experience any such problems while on Amiodon 150mg Injection.
Q. What does Amiodon 150mg Injection do to the heart?
Amiodon 150mg Injection blocks certain electrical signals in the heart that can cause an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia). This way, it helps to restore normal heart rhythm and maintains a regular, steady heartbeat.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Apr 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.