Essential Amino Acid Injection - Indications, Dosage, Side Effects and Precautions


Information about Essential Amino Acid Injection

Generic Name : Essential Amino Acid Injection
Up-to-date prescription details regarding Essential Amino Acid Injection are provided here.

Understand it's uses, recommended dosages, its indications, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its and its storage instructions.
You will also find a list of the medication's International and Indian brand or trade names, as well as its pricing information. For verification of the information presented on this page or for additional clarifications, it's advisable to consult your doctor.

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Why is Essential Amino Acid Injection Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is an amino acid, prescribed as nutritional support for uremic patients.

When should Essential Amino Acid Injection not be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with severe, uncorrected electrolyte and acid-base imbalance, poor blood circulation, and hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Essential Amino Acid Injection?

The recommended dose is 250 to 500 mL /day.

How should Essential Amino Acid Injection be taken?

It comes as a solution for injection, to be administered by a healthcare provider into peripheral vein.

What are the warnings and precautions for Essential Amino Acid Injection?

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of impaired kidney function, premature neonates, children, elderly, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Avoid intravenous administration.

• Monitor blood glucose, liver and kidney functions regularly while taking this medication.

What are the side effects of Essential Amino Acid Injection?

• Irregular heartbeat
• Dizziness
• Confusion
• Convulsions
• Upset stomach
• Dry mouth
• Weight gain
• Peripheral edema

The side effects also includes signs of allergic reaction:
• Itching
• Rashes
• Hives
• Peeling or blistering of skin
• Difficulty in breathing

What are the other precautions for Essential Amino Acid Injection?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Essential Amino Acid Injection?

Store it at room temperature (25°C).