NEOSTIGMINE METHYLSULFATElongtime favorite with very few side effects
ALSO USED TO PREVENT OR TREAT CERTAIN KIDNEY OR INTESTINAL PROBLEMS
THERAPEUTIC INDICATION: MUSCLE RELAXANT
NEOSTIGMINE METHYLSULFATE is used to improve the muscle tone of patients with myasthenia gravis and routinely in anesthesia to reverse the effect of non-depolarizing muscle relaxants at the end of surgery.
It can also be used for urinary retention resulting from general anesthesia and to treat curariform drug toxicity.
NEOSTIGMINE METHYLSULFATE first became available 1933 in Germany.
Brand names: BLOXIVERZ®, NAFCILLIN®, NEOSTIGMIN®, PROSTIGMINE®, STIGNAL®, VAGOSTIGMIN® and VERSIA®.
- Very few side effects
- Has been used for many years
- Neostigmine injection is also used to prevent or treat certain kidney or intestinal problems
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