Hydralazine Hydrochloride Solution For Injection 20Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Hydralazine Hydrochloride: Solution for injection (20mg)

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What is this Medicine?

HYDRALAZINE (hye DRAL a zeen) is a vasodilator. It relaxes blood vessels, increasing the blood and oxygen supply to your heart. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

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Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg/ml Solution for Injection (Amerinet)

NDC: 174780834
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Preeclampsia, Hypertensive Emergency, Hypertensive Urgency, Hypertension, Eclampsia

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Heart Failure

Storage Information
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Discard unused portion. Do not store for later use.
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg/ml Solution for Injection (Amerinet)

Reported Side Effects for Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg/ml Solution for Injection (Amerinet)

Vomiting Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg/ml Solution for Injection (Amerinet)

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Hydralazine Hydrochloride 20mg/ml Solution for Injection (Amerinet)(Hydralazine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Hydralazine Hydrochloride)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Antihypertensive Agents (drugs used to reduce high blood pressure) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Antihypertensive Agents on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low while taking Ethanol and Antihypertensive Agents, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while taking medicines to lower your blood pressure. Do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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