Dimefline


Concise Prescribing Info
Contraindications
Epilepsy or other convulsive disorders, cerebral oedema, cerebrovascular accident, head injury, acute severe asthma, physical obstruction of the airway, severe hypertension, ischaemic heart disease, hyperthyroidism, pheochromocytoma.
Special Precautions
Less severe degrees of hypertension, impaired cardiac reserve; liver dysfunction.
Adverse Reactions
Dyspnoea, resp problems; muscular, GI, CNS and CV effects.
Drug Interactions
Anaesthetics, sympathomimetics, MAOIs, neuromuscular blockers.
Action
Description: Dimefline is a central and resp stimulant with a brief duration of action. It acts by stimulation of peripheral chemoreceptors and central resp centers.
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