Adrenaline injection is indicated for emergency treatment. Continuous medical supervision is necessary after administration.
The risk of side effects is increased if the patient: has medical history of hyperthyroidism (disease of the thyroid gland); has severe renal insufficiency; suffers from hypercalcaemia (increase of calcium concentration in the blood); suffers from hypokalaemia (decrease of potassium concentration in the blood); has diabetes mellitus; has cardiac disease or arterial hypertension; has brain damage or hardening of the arteries in the brain; has glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye); has prostate disorders; is elderly; is pregnant.
Adrenaline injection contains sodium: This medicinal product contains 3.54 mg of sodium per ml of solution for injection. This needs to be taken into consideration by patients on strict sodium diet.
Driving and using machines: Having Adrenaline injection does not affect the ability to drive or use machines.