Medicine : Mephentine (30mg)

Name:Mephentine (30mg)
Manufacturer:Wyeth India
Generic Use:Mephentermine
Composition:Mephentermine(30 Mg)

Generic ( Mephentermine )

Typical use Of Mephentermine :Muscle Relaxant.Antidote To Strychnine Poisoning.
Mechanism of action of Mephentermine :Mephentermine Appears To Act By Indirect Stimulation Of ?-adrenergic Receptors Causing The Release Of Norepinephrine From Its Storage Sites. It Has A Positive Inotropic Effect On The Myocardium. AV Conduction And Refractory Period Of AV Node Is Shortened With An Increase In Ventricular Conduction Velocity. It Dilates Arteries And Arterioles In The Skeletal Muscle And Mesenteric Vascular Beds, Leading To An Increase In Venous Return.
Drug Interaction of Mephentermine :Antagonises Effect Of Hypotensive Agents. Additive Vasoconstricting Effects With Ergot Alkaloids, Oxytocin. Risk Of Arrhythmia In Patients Undergoing Anesthesia With Cyclopropane And Halothane.
Side effects of Mephentermine :Drowsiness, Incoherence, Hallucinations, Convulsions, Tachycardia. Fear, Anxiety, Restlessness. Nausea, Vomiting, Reduced Appetite, Urinary Retention, Dyspnoea, Weakness. AV Block, CNS Stimulation. Cerebral Haemorrhage And Pulmonary Oedema, Ventricular Arrhythmias.


How Mephentermine will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Mephentermine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Mephentermine

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