Methoxamine


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Severe hypertension.
Special Precautions
Hyperthyroidism, bradycardia, partial heart block, myocardial disease, poor left ventricular function, severe arteriosclerosis, pre-existing vascular disease. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Excessive BP elevations particularly with high dosage, ventricular ectopic beats, reflex bradycardia; nausea, vomiting; headache (often severe), anxiety; sweating, pilomotor response; feeling of cold and other skin sensations resulting from piloerection; uterine hypertonus, fetal bradycardia, urinary urgency.
Drug Interactions
Potentiation of pressor effects with MAOIs, TCAs, vasopressin, ergotamine, ergonovine or methylergonovine, sympathomimetic decongestants, certain appetite suppressants and amphetamine-like psychostimulants.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
C01CA10 - methoxamine ; Belongs to the class of adrenergic and dopaminergic cardiac stimulants excluding glycosides. Used in the treatment of heart failure.
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