Amezinium metilsulfate 10 mg (hypotension, low blood pressure)
What are Amezinium metilsulfate tablets?
Amezinium methylsulfate tablets are effective for the treatment of hypotension. The active substance inhibits norepinephrine reuptake and inactivation. This results in an indirect increase in sympathetic nerve function an in an increase in blood pressure.
Amezinium methylsulfate tablets are used for the following purposes:
- to treat severe symptoms of hypotension,
- to treat orthostatic hypotension,
- to prevent or reduce a drop in blood pressure during medical dialysis procedures.
Active principle: amesinium methyl sulfate
Amount: 100 tablets of 10 mg each
Maker: Sawai Pharmaceuticals, Osaka, Japan
How to take
Take the tablets without chewing, with a small amount of water. Start with taking 1 tablet 1-3 times a day. Then, if necessary, gradually increase the dosage. The maximum dosage is 3 tablets (30 mg) 3 times a day. Your doctor may adjust the dosage if needed, according to the disease, age and symptoms.
Contraindications: hypersensitivity, hypertension, pheochromocytoma, thyrotoxicosis, closed-angle glaucoma, prostatic hypertrophy or adenoma with residual urine, 1st trimester of pregnancy, childhood and adolescence (under 12 years).
If an allergic reaction occurs, patients needs to stop taking the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.