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Side effect(s) of Norepinephrine

Read the side effects of Norepinephrine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Heart- Fast/slow/irregular heartbeat, chest pain, low blood pressure.

Central Nervous System- Headache, dizziness, tremor, sleeplessness, anxiety, mental/mood changes.

Metabolic- Metabolic acidosis, increase in sugar level.

Respiratory- Breathing difficulties.

Miscellaneous- Necrosis (when infused into small vein), thyroid enlargement, irritation from extravasations, decreased urinary output.

Other Precautions : *In conjunction with local anesthetics, do not use in fingers, toes, ears, nose or genitalia.

Drug Name : Norepinephrine

Norepinephrine(Levophed) generic is prescribed for low blood pressure (hypotension) that can occur with certain medical conditions or surgical procedures. It is often used during CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation). It is a catecholamine with multiple roles including as a hormone and a neurotransmitter. It works by narrowing the blood vessels.
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