Sensorcaine Heavy(0.5)

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Composition

Bupivacaine(5 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Bupivacaine(5 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Percutaneous infiltration anaesthesia, Peripheral nerve block, Sympathetic nerve block, Retrobulbar block, Caudal block and Lumbar epidural block.

SIDE EFFECTS

CNS excitation may be followed by depression. Hypotension, bradycardia, arrhythmias and cardiac arrest; methaemoglobinaemia; seizures, restlessness, dizziness. Hypersensitivity. Prolonged block, Cardiac and sudden respiratory arrest.

DRUG INTERACTION

Decreased duration with hyaluronidase. Decreased clearance with cimetidine and ranitidine. Potentiates lidocaine and mepivacaine. Allergic-type reactions with formulations containing sodium metabisulfite. May potentiate systemic toxicity of other local amide anaesthetics. Increased risk of myocardial depression with antiarrhythmics.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Bupivacaine blocks both the initiation and conduction of nerve impulses reducing the permeability of neuronal membranes to Na ions resulting in inhibition of depolarization with resultant blockade of conduct.

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Sensorcaine (100mg)
    (20 ml Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Astra Zeneca
    Rs. 71.30/Powder for Injection
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    Rs. 71.30
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  • Sensorcaine 0.5%(20ml)
    (1 Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Astra Zeneca
    Rs. 78/Powder for Injection
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    Rs. 78
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  • Sensorcaine Heavy(0.5)
    (2 ml Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Astra Zeneca
    Rs. 240.60/Powder for Injection
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    Rs. 240.60
    pay 341% more per Powder for Injection
  • Sensorcaine Heavy(20mg)
    (4 mg Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Astra Zeneca
    Rs. 258.50/Powder for Injection
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    Rs. 258.50
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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Sensorcaine Heavy(0.5) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Sensorcaine Heavy(0.5) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Sensorcaine Heavy(0.5) with alcohol?

No studies found