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Overview

Duvadilan 5 MG Injection

Manufacturer: Abbott India Ltd
Medicine composition: Isoxsuprine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Duvadilan 5 MG Injection is a vasodilator. It helps to widen your blood vessels and increase blood flow. It is used to treat diseases such as Buerger’s disease, Raynaud’s disease, obliterans, arteriosclerosis or cerebrovascular deficiency. Taking Duvadilan 5 MG Injection has shown to markedly lower the signs of numbing or tingling sensation, cold hands and feet and improve poor memory. Duvadilan 5 MG Injection is also found in some places under the brand name of Vasodilan.

Possible side effects from using Duvadilan 5 MG Injection include upset stomach, nausea, dizziness, nervousness. Severe reactions that may require medical supervision include skin rash, difficulty in breathing, swelling, chest pain, rapid or irregular heartbeat. For precautionary reasons also consult your doctor if:

  • You are allergic to one of the ingredients contained within Duvadilan 5 MG Injection.
  • You are taking any prescriptive or over the counter drugs, vitamins, herbal or dietary supplements.
  • You have bleeding issues.
  • You are allergic to foods, or other substances.
  • You have a history of glaucoma or heart diseases.

The dosage for Duvadilan 5 MG Injection as prescribed by your doctor varies from person to person. It will be determined by the seriousness of your condition, your previous medical history, your age, height, weight and gender. This medication is available for purchase in 10 mg or 20 mg oral tablet. It is generally taken around three to four times a day with a glass of water. You are advised to get your blood tests done during the period of Duvadilan 5 MG Injection treatment in order to record the progress and side effects if any. In case you miss a dose take it the moment you remember it. However, if it is already time for the next one do not double dose but skip the missed one. In case of a mishap of drug overdose seek medical help immediately.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.

Peripheral vascular diseases
Duvadilan 5 MG Injection is used in conditions like Buerger's disease and Raynaud's disease to improve the blood flow in the blood vessels.
Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Duvadilan 5 MG Injection.
Not recommended in patients with postpartum bleeding or any bleeding condition.
In addition to its intended effect, Duvadilan 5 MG Injection may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Dizziness Major Common
Stomach pain Major Less Common
Nervousness Moderate Rare
Weakness Moderate Rare
Irregular heartbeat Moderate Less Common
Flushing Moderate Less Common
How long is the duration of effect?
The duration of action of this medicine is not clinically establised.
What is the onset of action?
The onset of action of this medicine is not clinically establised.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women unless necessary. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before receiving this medicine.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendency has been reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
The excretion of this medicine in breast milk is unknown. It is not recommended in pregnant women unless necessary. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Missed Dose instructions
The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.
Overdose instructions
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
India
United States
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
Disease
Information not available.
Interaction with Alcohol
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Lab Test
Lab
Information not available.
Interaction with Food
Food
Information not available.
Interaction with Medicine
Moderate
These medicines may lower the blood pressure and increase the risk of dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting. Start with lowest possible dose and increase gradually based on the clinical response. Monitoring of blood pressure is necessary. It is advised to avoid activities that need mental alertness like operating machinery, driving vehicle, and do not sit or stand up quickly.
Tizanidine Major
These medicines may lower the blood pressure and increase the risk of dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting. Inform the doctor if you are receiving antihypertensives. Monitoring of blood pressure is necessary. The dose of tizanidine should be adjusted based on the clinical condition.
Moderate
These medicines may lower the blood pressure and increase the risk of dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting. Start with lowest possible dose and increase gradually based on the clinical response. Monitoring of blood pressure is necessary. It is advised to avoid activities that need mental alertness like operating machinery, driving vehicle, and do not sit or stand up quickly.
Duvadilan 5 MG Injection belongs to Peripheral vasodilators. It works as a beta-adrenergic receptor agonist. Thus relaxes the uterine and vascular smooth muscle and helps in the treatment of peripheral vascular disease and in premature labor.
What are you using Duvadilan 5 MG Injection for?
Other
Peripheral vascular diseases
How much was the improvement?
Excellent
Poor
Average
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
Within 6 hours
More than 2 days
Within 2 hours
Within 2 days
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
Thrice a day
Not taking on daily level
How did you take this medicine?
Empty stomach
With Food
With or without food
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Stomach Pain
Other
Irregular Heartbeat
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Popular Questions & Answers

I am 7 week pregnant. .taking folvite nosic ,duvadilan and vitamin atoz gold. .is there any side effect.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am 7 week pregnant. .taking folvite nosic ,duvadilan and vitamin atoz gold. .is there any side effect.
no, none of them have hormones duvadilan relaxes uterus so that baby cam grow others are vitamin supplements

Please suggest. Is it safe to continue the Duvadilan Retard tab after 4 week of pregnancy in case of IVF?

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, M.S Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gynaecologist, Chandigarh
Dear lybrate-user, Duvadilan retard is generally considered safe to use in pregnancy but it is usually not given at this period of gestation as it doesn’t cause much effect of relaxation on such a small uterus.

My doc suggested duvadilan retard capsule 2 times a day. I am 31 week pregnant. Please advice should i take this?

MBBS, DGO - Preventive & Social Medicine
Gynaecologist, Sri Ganganagar
My doc suggested duvadilan retard capsule 2 times a day. I am 31 week pregnant. Please advice should i take this?
It is a uterine relaxant and helps in relieving pain abdomen and premature uterine contractions U must be having such issue thats why you were prescribed So go ahead without worries.
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Duvadilan Retard 40 Mg Capsule Sr was safe for pregnant women? Was it stop having normal delivery?

DNB, DGO, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Faridabad
Duvadilan Retard 40 Mg Capsule Sr was safe for pregnant women? Was it stop having normal delivery?
This medicine contains isoxsuprine which is indicated in case of preterm labour, Babies born to women who were taking isoxsuprine have suffered from ileus (slow movement of intestine resulting in constipation, bloating and pain, respiratory distress and hypocalcaemia (low calcium levels in blood).

Hi, I am 13 weeks of pregnancy. Today morning, I missed my dose of Duvadilan 10 mg. Is there anything to worry? Can I continue to take my night dose?

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Hi, I am 13 weeks of pregnancy. Today morning, I missed my dose of Duvadilan 10 mg. Is there anything to worry? Can I...
yes continue to take duvadilan as directed by your doctor this time you were lucky this medicine prevents uterine contraction, keeps uterus relaxed and prevents miscarriage or premature delivery

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