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Pethitroy 50Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Pethidine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Pethitroy 50Mg Injection, an analgesic, is basically used to relieve pain during childbirth. It is also used as a pain killer during and after an operation. This medicine helps in relieving pain in various situations.

Some common side effects that might occur include lightheadedness, dizziness, sleeplessness, nausea, vomiting, sweating, constipation, dry mouth and restlessness. If the conditions worsen, seek immediate help from your doctor or health care provider. There are few side effects which may not occur frequently but are serious. These severe side effects include difficulty in breathing and low blood pressure. If you observe any of these side effects, it is advised to take medical help right away. This medication may also have some allergic reactions such as rash, itching, swelling of face, throat, or tongue, dizziness and trouble in breathing.

It is best to inform your doctor or health care provider, before using, if you are allergic to this medicine or the ingredients present in them. Also, tell your doctor if you are taking any prescription medicine or non-prescription medicine, medical history of coma, increased pressure on the brain, head injuries, breathing difficulties, liver disease, kidney disease, and rapid heart rate. You should not take this medicine if you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant or breastfeeding as it may not be safe for you and your newborn baby.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.
  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pethitroy 50mg injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Pethitroy 50mg injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Should not be administered in patients with severe renal impairment.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Pethidine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

This medicine acts as a synthetic opiate analgesic that is used during childbirth. It works by reducing the pain signals to the brain by acting as an agonist for mu and kappa opioid receptor proteins.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

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PhD (Pharmacology) Pursuing, M.Pharma (Pharmacology), B.Pharma - Certificate in Nutrition and Child Care
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