Vescopolamine Injection

Vescopolamine Injection

hyoscine

Manufacturer:

Vesco Pharma

Distributor:

Vesco Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Hyoscine butylbromide
Indications/Uses
GIT spasm, biliary & urinary tract dyskinesia. Antispasmodic in diagnostic & therapeutic procedures.
Dosage/Direction for Use
SC/IM/IV Adult & childn >12 yr 1-2 amp. Max: 5 amp daily. Childn <12 yr 0.3-0.6 mg/kg several times daily. Max: 1.5 mg/kg daily.
Contraindications
Myasthenia gravis, megacolon. Hypertrophy of the prostrate w/ urinary retention, mechanical stenosis of GIT, tachycardia, untreated narrow-angle glaucoma.
Special Precautions
Narrow-angle glaucoma, patients susceptible to intestinal urinary outlet obstructions.
Adverse Reactions
Xerostomia, tachycardia, urinary retention, allergic & skin reactions, visual disturbance.
Drug Interactions
Anticholinergic activity may be increased by other parasympatholytics. Guanethidine, histamine & reserpine can antagonize the inhibitory effect of anticholinergics on gastric acid secretion. Antacid may impair absorption.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A03BB01 - butylscopolamine ; Belongs to the class of belladonna alkaloids, semisynthetic, quaternary ammonium compounds. Used in the treatment of functional gastrointestinal disorders.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Vescopolamine Injection inj 20 mg/mL
Packing/Price
1 mL x 50 × 1's
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