Neostigmine

BreastfeedingPediatric
CLINICALLY IMPORTANT, POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS INTERACTIONS WITH:

Aminoglycosides, Antiarrhythmics, Anticholinergics, Chloroquine, Clindamycin, Hydroxychloroquine, Kanamycin, Lithium, Local and general anesthetics, Neomycin, Non-depolarising muscle relaxants, Polymixins, Propafenone, Propranolol, Streptomycin, Succinylcholine

PREGNANCY CATEGORY: C
Anticholinesterase drugs may cause uterine irritability and induce premature labor when given intravenously to pregnant women near term

Neostigmine bromide is given orally; neostigmine methylsulfate is given parenterally.

Contra-indicated in patients with a previous history of reaction to bromides, or those with peritonitis or mechanical obstruction of the intestinal or urinary tract.

Our database has 28 adverse reactions for this drug across the following areas

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SKIN.
MUCOSAL.
CARDIOVASCULAR.
CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
GASTROINTESTINAL/HEPATIC.
NEUROMUSCULAR/SKELETAL.
RESPIRATORY.


Page last updated 08/02/2021

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Incidence info

  • <1%
  • 1-5%
  • 5-10%
  • 10-15%
  • 15-20%
  • 20-30%
  • >30%

Seriousness info

  • Hospitalization possible
  • Life threatening
  • Fatal

Warnings in other populations info

  • Breast feeding
  • Geriatric
  • Pediatric
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