Buphenine


Full Generic Medicine Info
Dosage/Direction for Use

Oral
Cerebrovascular and peripheral vascular disease
Adult: 3-12 mg 3-4 times/day, up to 90 mg/day.
Contraindications
MI, hyperthyroidism, paroxysmal tachycardia, severe angina.
Special Precautions
Peptic ulcers, tachyarrhythmias, uncompensated CCF. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Trembling, nervousness, weakness, dizziness, palpitations, nausea, vomiting, anaemia.
Action
Buphenine is a sympathomimetic that produces peripheral vasodilatation via stimulation of beta-adrenoceptors. It also acts directly on the arteries and arterioles of the skeletal muscles. It also suppresses uterine contractility thereby preventing premature labour.
ATC Classification
C04AA02 - buphenine ; Belongs to the class of 2-amino-1-phenylethanol derivative agents. Used as peripheral vasodilators.
G02CA02 - buphenine ; Belongs to the class of sympathomimetics. Used as labour repressants.
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