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Trandate: Solution for injection (5mg)

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What is this Medicine?

LABETALOL (la BET a lole) is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers reduce the workload on the heart and help it to beat more regularly. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

In-Depth Information

Trandate 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 654830355
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




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

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypotension Induction

Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from freezing
Store between 36 to 86 degrees F
Trandate 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Trandate 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

Vomiting Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-19.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Wheezing Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Balance Problems Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ejaculation Dysfunction Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Drowsiness Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-58.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
1.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Weakness Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
2.0%*
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 Trandate 5mg/ml Solution for Injection

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.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Trandate 5mg/ml Solution for Injection(Labetalol Hydrochloride)
Marijuana and Beta-blockers(Labetalol Hydrochloride)
Do not take Marijuana, Medical and Beta-Blockers (examples: Coreg, Metoprolol or Lopressor or Toprol, Nadolol or Corgard, Propranolol or Inderal) together without talking to your health care provider. Marijuana, Medical may decrease the effectiveness of Beta-Blockers. It is possible that Marijuana, Medical can cause high blood pressure, increased heart rate or other heart-related side effects in persons predisposed to these conditions, which may make the Beta-Blocker-type drug less effective at treating heart or blood pressure related problems.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Trandate 5mg/ml Solution for Injection(Labetalol Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Labetalol 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

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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