Generic ( Ketamine )


Typical use Of Ketamine :Induction Of Anaesthesia.
Mechanism of action of Ketamine :Ketamine Interacts With N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) Receptors, Opioid Receptors, Monoaminergic Receptors, Muscarinic Receptors And Voltage Sensitive Ca Ion Channels And Produces General As Well As Local Anaesthesia
Drug Interaction of Ketamine :Ketamine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol, Aminophylline, Enflurane, Ergometrine (Maleate), Halothane, Midazolam, Pancuronium (Br), Propiomazine, Thyroxine (Na), Vecuronium (Br). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ketamine :Sinus Tachycardia, Hallucinations, Hypotension, Maculopapular Rash, Hypertension, Sinus Bradycardia, Respiratory Depression, Nausea, Vomiting, Anorexia, Skin Rashes, Diplopia, Nightmares, Psychomimetic Reaction, Nystagmus, Delirium, Apnea, Pain At Injection Site.


INTERACTIONS OF KETAMINE


How Ketamine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ketamine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ketamine

No Studies Found