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Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Calypsol. Please consult your doctor.
Information regarding the use of Calypsol during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Calypsol is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Calypsol may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Calypsol is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Calypsol is recommended. However, talk to your doctor if you have any und... View More
Calypsol should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Calypsol may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Calypsol is a general anesthetic. It is used in major surgical procedures. It allows the procedures to be carried out without pain and distress. This in... View More
Uses of Calypsol
- General Anaesthesia
Side effects of Calypsol
- Erythema (skin redness)
- Abnormal behavior
- Double vision
- Increased respiratory rate
- High blood pressure
- Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement)
- Muscle coordination impaired
- Tonic-clonic seizures
How to use Calypsol
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Calypsol works
Calypsol is a general anaesthetic. It works by causing reversible loss of consciousness. This allows surgical procedures to be carried out without pain ... View More
Induction of anesthesia.
Reconstitution: 50 mg/mL and 100 mg/mL vials may be further diluted in 5% dextrose or 0.9% NaCl to prepare a maintenance infusion containing 1 mg/mL (or... View More
Intravenous Induction of anaesthesia Adult: 1-4.5 mg/kg via slow IV inj over 60 sec. A dose of 2 mg/kg produces surgical anaesthesia w/in 30 sec after... View More
Hypertension, history of cerebrovascular accident. Eye injury, raised ocular and intracranial pressure. Psychotic disorders.
Mode of Action
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More