Side effect(s) of Ropivacaine

Review the side-effects of Ropivacaine as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

  Most Common
- Low blood pressure, nausea, vomiting, slow heart rate, fever, chills, pain, postoperative complications, stuffy nose, reduced sensation, anemia, tingling, headache, itching and back pain.

  Central Nervous System
- Change in speaking ability, numbness, mental/mood changes and dizziness.

- Chest Pain and irregular heart beat.

- Itching.

- Blurred vision.

- Nausea and vomiting.

- Absence of urination and urine retention.

Other Precautions :

A test dose is recommended prior to this medication.

Drug Name : Ropivacaine

Ropivacaine(Naropin) generic is a local anesthetic agent, prescribed for acute pain management and for blocking the generation and conduction of nerve impulses that send signal to the brain. It blocks nerve impulses, which help to numb the paining area.

Trade Names for Ropivacaine

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