Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg Injection works by relaxing and enlarging certain small blood vessels so that blood flows through them more easily. It is given under the supervision of a healthcare professional and should not be self administered. Certain patients (especially those with marked kidney damage) may require a lower dose. Blood pressure should be checked frequently. It may begin to fall within a few minutes after injection, with the average maximal decrease occurring in 10-80 minutes.
Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg Injection should be used immediately after opening. It should not be added to other solutions. It may discolor upon contact with metal; discolored solutions should be discarded. Some of the common side effects of this medicine are headache, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and increased heart rate. Please contact your doctor if these side effects do not resolve or persist for a longer duration.
Uses of Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Benefits of Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection
In Hypertension (high blood pressure)
If your blood pressure is controlled you are less at risk of having a heart attack, stroke, or kidney problems. It must be taken regularly as prescribed to be effective.
Side effects of Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection
Common side effects of Hydralazine Hydrochloride
- Increased heart rate
- Loss of appetite
How to use Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection
How Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection works
As Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg Injection may cause headaches or lead to difficulty in concentration and this may affect your ability to drive.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for better dose adjustment.