Saturday, September 7, 2013

emetrex Ampoules

emetrex Ampoules
emetrex Ampoules 
I Cydizine lactate L LM.orI 
For Nausea, Vomiting & Vertigo Composition: Each ampoule 1 ml contains 50 mg cydizine 
lactate. 
Properties: 
Emetrex® injection (cyclizine lactate) is used for prevention and treatment of vertigo, nausea and vomiting due to a variety of conditions. 
Cyclizine is a histamine Hi receptor antagonist of the piperazine class which is characterized by a low incidence of drowsiness. It possesses anticholinergic and antiemetic properties. Cyclizine increases lower esophageal sphincter tone arid reduces the sensitivity of the labyrinthine apparatus. 
Indications: 
• When oral route can not be used: 
- Nausea and vomiting associating pregnancy, migraine or due to stomach irritants or drug induced. - Motion sickness and other vestibular balance disorders (Ménière’s disease, labyrinthitis) 
• Prophylaxis and treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting. 
• Radiation sickness 
Contraindications: 
With individuals who have previously adversely reacted to cyclizine. 
Precautions: 
2 Used with care in patients with closed angle glaucoma, urinary retention, prostatic hyperplasia and severe heart failure. 
2 Patients should not drive or operate machinery until they have determined their own response as sedation of short duration may happen after 
IV. injection 
Dosage 
and Administration: 
• [metrex® 
injection (cyclizine lactate) is injected undiluted_by l.M. or slowly l.V. 
2Aidiiiiiiig Emetrex® injection with any other ampoules in the same syringe. 
Adults: 
1 ampoule (50 mg) up to 3 times daily 
Pediatric dose: 
(1 mg 
/ kg body weight 3 times daily as needed) - Children 6  12 years: 
25 mg up to 3 times daily 
- Children above 12 years: 
As usual adult dose 
Side effects: Occasionally, mild side effects as drowsiness, 
dry mouth, or blurred vision may occur. 
How supplied: Box of 2 ampoules. Keep all medicaments out of reach of children Intermediate Manufacture By: 
Global Pharmaceutical lndustres For 
AMOUN PHARMACIEUTICL Co. Glogy EI-Obour City, Cairo, Egypt