Phil Pharmawealth/Harson Magnesium Sulfate

Phil Pharmawealth/Harson Magnesium Sulfate

magnesium sulfate

Manufacturer:

Harson

Distributor:

Phil Pharmawealth
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Mg sulfate (as heptahydrate)
Indications/Uses
For convulsion due to eclampsia & as electrolyte or IV additive.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Mild Mg deficiency Adult 1 g 6 hrly for 4 doses. Anticonvulsant 1 g IV or IM. Severe renal impairment Max: 20 g in 48 hr.
Contraindications
Heart block or myocardial damage.
Adverse Reactions
Flushing, sweating, hypotension, circulatory collapse, cardiac & CNS depression, resp depression.
Drug Interactions
Adjust dose when barbiturates, narcotics, hypnotics or other CNS depressants are given in conjunction w/ Mg.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
B05XA05 - magnesium sulfate ; Belongs to the class of electrolyte solutions used in I.V. solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Phil Pharmawealth/Harson Magnesium Sulfate soln for inj 250 mg/mL
Packing/Price
10 mL x 25 × 1's
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