Generic Medicine Info
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take 30 min before meals.
Heavy genital haemorrhage, premature separation of the placenta, intra-uterine infections, severe myocardial insufficiency.
Special Precautions
CV disorders including heart disease, severe hypertension and hypotension, hyperthyroidism, DM, patients who respond unusual to sympathomimetics. Thyrotoxicosis, tachycardiac arrhythmias, myocarditis, hypotension, severe renal disease, mitral valve defects, idiopathic hypertrophic subvalvular aortic stenosis. Risk of pulmonary oedema in patients being treated for premature labor. Pregnancy, lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Occasionally, tachycardia. Palpitation and skeletal muscle tremor (on high and cumulative doses).
Drug Interactions
MAOIs, TCAs, β-blockers, calcium- and vitamin D-containing preparations, dihydrotachysterol, mineralocorticoids, methylxanthines, glucocorticoids.
ATC Classification
R03CC05 - hexoprenaline ; Belongs to the class of adrenergics for systemic use, selective beta-2-adrenoreceptor agonists. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
R03AC06 - hexoprenaline ; Belongs to the class of adrenergic inhalants, selective beta-2-adrenoreceptor agonists. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
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