Pronestyl (Procainamide) Drug Price and Information

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Procainamide (Pronestyl) is an antiarrhythmic agent, prescribed for irregular heart beat. It makes the heart more resistant to abnormal activity.

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Pronestyl - Nicholas Piramal India Ltd.

Pronestyl Injection

Generic : Procainamide
10 ml
Price Updated on August 08, 2019

When is Pronestyl prescribed?

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Pronestyl(Procainamide) : Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it safe to use Pronestyl in patients with heart failure?

A: Pronestyl dosage reduction has been recommended for people with congestive heart failure. In patients with heart failure, this medication should be used with caution (1 Trusted Source
Disposition of procainamide in patients with chronic congestive heart failure receiving medical therapy

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Q: Can Pronestyl be taken for long term?

A: Long-term use of Pronestyl may induce hypersensitivity reactions, autoantibody formation, and a lupus-like syndrome but is a rare cause of clinically apparent acute liver injury (2 Trusted Source

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Q: Can Pronestyl cause an increased heart rate?

A: Pronestyl may cause an increased heart rate. It works by increasing heart rate while decreasing arterial and central venous blood pressure (3 Trusted Source
Inhibitory Effects of Procainamide on Sympathetic Nerve Activity in Humans

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Q: How long does Pronestyl take to start working?

A: The onset of action of Pronestyl, when administered orally or intravenously is 10–30 minutes (4 Trusted Source

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Q: Can Pronestyl cause hypotension?

A: One of the side effects of Pronestyl is hypotension. Since Pronestyl may reduce blood pressure, patients receiving this drug should be monitored for possible hypotensive effects (4 Trusted Source

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