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General Information on Oxyfedrine

Generic Name : Oxyfedrine

Latest prescription information about Oxyfedrine. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y52.3 | Therapeutic Classification : Antianginals

Trade Names/Brand Names of Oxyfedrine

Why is Oxyfedrine Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a vasodilator, prescribed for angina pectoris. 

When should Oxyfedrine not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with increased blood flow or volume change, narrowing of aortic valve, and hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Oxyfedrine?

Adult: PO- Angina pectoris; MI- The recommended dose is 8-24 mg 3 times/day.

How should Oxyfedrine be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

What are the warnings and precautions for Oxyfedrine?

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart disease, liver or kidney impairment, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

What are the side effects of Oxyfedrine?

Taste perversion.

What are the other precautions for Oxyfedrine?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Oxyfedrine?

Store it at room temperature (25C).


Schedule : H

Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.
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