Phentolamine

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Phentolamine (Regitine) is a reversible[1] nonselective α-adrenergic antagonist.[2] Contents 1 Mechanism 2 Uses 3 Chemistry 4 Adverse effects 5 References Mechanism Its primary action is vasodilation due to α1 blockade.[3] Non-selective α-blockers can cause a much more pronounced reflex tachycardia than the selective α1 blockers. Like the selective α1 blockers, phentolamine causes a relaxation of systemic vascul...

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I have a prescription for PAP30MG/Phentol injections. To assist with ED due to prostrate cancer surgery. Can you tell me the possible side effects and how often I can use the injections? ## Hi Don, I haven't been able to find any pertinent information regarding PAP30MG or Phentol injections. Are you referring to Phentolamine injections perhaps? Phentolamine is used to prevent and control high blood pressure during surgery of pheochromocytoma. It is also used to prevent and treat skin injury due to norepinephrine injection. This medicine can help your doctor to diagnose pheochromocytoma (adrenal gland tumor) in your body. Another indication is to reverse the effects of an anesthetic medicine in soft tissues, such as the lips and tongue. It may be used to help quickly restore normal s...

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papverine 9mg, Phentolamine 1mg, atropine 0.1

THIS IS AN INJECTABLE DRUG: ALL INGREDIENTS ARE Papverine 9mg, Phentolamine 1mg, Atropine 0.1mg, Prostagladin 10 mcg in bacterialstatic & Nacl 0.9% water ## Hi Angela, Thank you for that information. Did you mean to type Papaverine perhaps? I'll provide some additional information about these ingredients below: Papaverine (lat. papaver, "poppy"): This medication is an opium alkaloid antispasmodic drug, used primarily in the treatment of visceral spasm, vasospasm (especially those involving the heart and the brain), and occasionally in the treatment of erectile dysfunction. While it is found in the opium poppy, papaverine differs in both structure and pharmacological action from the analgesic (morphine-related) opium alkaloids (opioids). Papaverine is also approved to tre...

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Phentolamine

Can this drug cause you to get high ## Phentolamine is most commonly used to help control hypertensive emergencies. That said, no, but it can cause some drowsiness and dizziness that may lead someone to believe they are getting high. It may also cause other side effects such as: nausea, drowsiness and headache. Read more: Is there anything else I can help you with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Phentolamine
  • Injection: 5mg, 5mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Phentolamine: (4 results)

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  • 0143-9564 Phentolamine Mesylate 5 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by West-ward Pharmaceuticals Corp
  • 51224-012 Phentolamine Mesylate 5 mg Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Tagi Pharma, Inc.
  • 55390-113 Phentolamine Mesylate 5 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Bedford Laboratories
  • 68094-101 Phentolamine Mesylate 5 mg Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Precision Dose Inc.

Other drugs which contain Phentolamine or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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Can this drug cause you to get high ## Phentolamine is most commonly used to help control hypertensive emergencies. That... 1 reply
papverine 9mg, Phentolamine 1mg, atropine 0.1
THIS IS AN INJECTABLE DRUG: ALL INGREDIENTS ARE Papverine 9mg, Phentolamine 1mg, Atropine 0.1mg, Prostagladin 10 mcg in ... 2 replies




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