Chlorpromazine amp. 25 mg. Ml. 2 ml. 10 amp
Chlorpromazine amp. 25 mg. / Ml. 2 ml. 10 amp
WHAT chlorpromazine SOPHARMA AND WHAT IT IS USED
Chlorpromazine Sofarma refers to drugs that are known as neuroleptic ( antipsychotic ) . It is used to treat certain mental illnesses , such mainly affected hallucinations ( hearing, seeing and feeling things that are not ) , misunderstanding of reality, suspicion, distrust . Used for short-term responses to sudden changes in behavior (feelings of anxiety , aggressive and dangerous impulsive behavior and motor agitation). Also used for treatment of persistent hiccups, nausea and vomiting in severely ill . In surgery is administered before surgery to induce sedation .
2 . BEFORE YOU USE chlorpromazine SOPHARMA
Do not use Chlorpromazine Sopharma
If you are allergic (hypersensitive ) to the active substance or to any of the ingredients of Chlorpromazine Sopharma ;
if you have suppressed bone marrow function .
Take special care with Chlorpromazine Sopharma
It is important to tell your doctor if you have had or have the following conditions:
heart disease ;
liver and kidneys ;
Parkinson's disease ;
If you suffer from epilepsy or have had seizures in the past;
thyroid disease with reduced function;
muscle weakness ;
tumor on the kidney ( phaeochromocytoma)
prostate problems ;
glaucoma or changes in the blood picture with a reduced number of white blood cells;
if you have a hypersensitivity to other nevroleptini the group of phenothiazine derivatives;
if you are elderly (over 65 years). In this group of patients is more often observed postural hypotension ( a sharp drop in blood pressure on standing up from a supine position ) , and a sharp drop or rise in the body temperature , depending on the cold or warm conditions ;
Tell your doctor if you or any of your family in the past had problems with blood clotting ( blood clots ) as drugs like chlorpromazine can lead to blood clots ;
it should be borne in mind that an intramuscular administration of a medicinal product may occur orthostatic hypotension with increase in heart rate , as well as local pain to form nodes;
the occurrence of sudden unexplained fever should be immediately discontinued as this may be a sign of the so called neuroleptic malignant syndrome (a serious condition associated with the use of neuroleptics) ;
at the onset of infection or unexplained fever during treatment with chlorpromazine required blood ;
drug therapy should not be discontinued abruptly because of the risk of experiencing withdrawal symptoms - nausea , vomiting, sleep disorders;
to reduce the risk of ECG changes (prolongation of the QT-interval ) is required prior to treatment to assess all risk factors ( existing cardiac disease, family history of such violations , low levels of potassium , calcium, magnesium , fasting, alcohol dependence , drug treatment ), leading to a prolongation of the QT-interval ;
during treatment with chlorpromazine no need to use other drugs of the same group (neuroleptics ) .
Using other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Please inform your doctor about the following medicines as they may change the action of chlorpromazine or he can influence their effects:
hypnotics, emollient, analgesics , and other nervous system depressants drugs because they may increase the inhibitory effect of chlorpromazine on the central nervous system , including the respiratory center ;
drugs with an anticholinergic action , such as antispasmodics , antidepressants, antihistamines ( for treating spasms of the smooth musculature , depression and allergies) ;
drugs for treatment of Parkinson's disease , anti-epileptic drugs ;
antiarrhythmic , antihypertensive and anti-diabetic ( for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension , and diabetes ) , as may be enhanced both the therapeutic and adverse effects of chlorpromazine ;
drugs such as lithium salts, and from the group of neuroleptics , as may be enhanced side -effects ;
drugs that suppress the function of the bone marrow , for example certain antibiotics , cytostatic agents (for the treatment of cancer diseases ) , carbamazepine ;
deksferioksamin (for connecting to the increased amount of iron in the blood) and prochlorperazine ( neuroleptic of the group of chlorpromazine ) ;
chlorpromazine should not be co-administered with epinephrine .
Use of Chlorpromazine Sopharma with food and drink
Do not use alcohol during treatment with Chlorpromazine Sopharma . It may enhance the inhibitory effect of the medicine on the central nervous system.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine .
Chlorpromazine Sopharma not be used during pregnancy except when the benefit to the mother outweighs the risk to the fetus. The active ingredient passes into breast milk, therefore breast-feeding should be discontinued in need of treatment with the product.
The following symptoms may occur in newborn babies of mothers who used Chlorpromazine in the last quarter ( last three months of pregnancy) : tremors, muscle stiffness and / or weakness , drowsiness , agitation, breathing problems, and difficulty in feeding . If your baby develops any of these symptoms you may need to contact your doctor.
Driving and using machines
Readings in which the Chlorpromazine Sopharma solution for injection exclusive opportunity to drive and use machines. It is to be understood that the drug can cause drowsiness , particularly in the beginning of the treatment .
Important information about some of the ingredients of Chlorpromazine Sopharma
This product contains excipients sodium sulfite and metabisulfite . In rare cases, they can cause severe hypersensitivity reactions and bronchospasm . This product contains sodium, less than 1 mmol ( 23 mg) per dose, i.e. essentially sodium .
3 . HOW TO USE chlorpromazine SOPHARMA
Always use Chlorpromazine Sopharma exactly as your doctor tells you . If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The dose and duration of treatment is determined by your doctor . Chlorpromazine Sopharma solution for injection is administered by health care professionals , and only in a hospital setting.
Method of administration : deep intramuscularly. Should not be injected under the skin !
If you use more than the amount of Chlorpromazine Sopharma
When entering Chlorpromazine Sopharma at high doses can occur drowsiness, fall in blood pressure , impaired coordination , strong tremor of the extremities, drop in body temperature, coma. In some cases there may be an increased agitation, anxiety , seizures , fever , dry mouth , abnormal bowel habits , electrocardiogram changes and cardiac arrhythmias.
When symptoms of overdose immediately report them to your doctor.
If you forget to use Hlorpromaznn Sopharma
Do not use a double dose to make up .
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4 . POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines , Sopharma Chlorpromazine may cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
More frequently may experience adverse reactions of the nervous system such as fatigue, weakness , headache, drowsiness , impaired movement and coordination , tremor of the limbs excitement. Possible dry mouth, constipation , nausea . More rarely observed abnormal heart rhythms , ECG changes , difficulty urinating, an attack of shortness of breath , itching, rash, redness of the skin , increased skin sensitivity to light , vision disorder . The use of chlorpromazine may cause disturbances in libido , inhibition of ejaculation , abnormal menses , gynecomastia ( breast enlargement in men), a sharp drop in blood pressure. In very rare cases can occur etc. neuroleptic malignant syndrome (increased body temperature, muscle rigidity , autonomic disorders) . In some cases during prolonged treatment with chlorpromazine at high doses can decrease the number of white blood cell counts ( leukopenia ) .
Thrombi (blood clots) in the veins especially in the legs ( symptoms include swelling , pain and redness ) can reach through the blood vessels in the lungs and cause chest pain and difficulty breathing .
If you notice any of these symptoms , seek medical attention immediately .
In elderly patients with dementia ( memory impairment ) , treated with neuroleptics was a small increase in the incidence of death compared with those who did not receive such treatment.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet , please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5 . HOW TO STORE chlorpromazine SOPHARMA
In original packaging at a temperature below 25 ° C.
Do not freeze !
Keep out of reach of children.
Chlorpromazine Sopharma not use after the expiry date stated on the label and carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required . These measures will help to protect the environment.
6 . ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
What does Chlorpromazine Sopharma
The active substance is hlorpromazinov hndrohlorid 25 mg and 50 mg in one vial of 5 ml and 50 mg in one vial of 2 ml.
Other ingredients are: sodium sulfite, anhydrous (E221); sodium metabisulphite ( E223 ) , ascorbic acid , sodium chloride , water for injections.
Looks like Hlorpromaznn Sopharma and contents of the pack
Chlorpromazine Sopharma is a clear, colorless to pale yellow solution for injection .
Chlorpromazine Sofarma injection 5 mg / ml and 10 mg / ml in a brown glass ampoules by 5 ml. 10 ampoules in PVC foil , 1 or 5 blisters in a box along with a leaflet .
Chlorpromazine Sofarma injection 25 mg / ml in a brown glass ampoules of 2 ml. 10 ampoules in PVC foil , 1 or 10 blisters in a box along with a leaflet .