Company: Sunways (India) Private Ltd.
Generic Drug: Epinephrine (Adrenaline).
Indication: It is indicated for management of certain emergencies such as anaphylaxis, sepsis, acute asthma and cardiac failure.
Contraindication: Hypersensitivity to preparation, patients with angle closure glaucoma, and patients in nonanaphylactic shock.
Dosage & Administration: Available in different forms:
- Oral solution / drops
- Intravenous solution
- Nasal solution
- Ophthalmic drops
- Respiratory (inhalation) solution
- Intramuscular solution
- To be used cautiously in patients with hypertension, hyperthyroidism and cardiac arrhythmias.
- To be used cautiously in patients taking monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors.
- To be used cautiously in lactation and pregnancy.
Side effects/ Undesired effects/ Adverse drug reactions: Cardiac arrhythmias, cerebral haemorrhage, angina, restlessness, headache, tremor, anxiety and palpitation.