くすりのしおり

Injection
Published: 8/2017

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
OVISOT FOR INJECTION 0.1g [Induction of coronary spasm in coronary angiography provocation test]
 Active ingredient:
Acetylcholine chloride
 Dosage form:
Injection
 Print on wrapping:

Effects of this medicine

This medicine is a neurotransmitter that increases gastrointestinal tone and motor function. It also shows local and peripheral vasodilatory effects by intradermal or subcutaneous/intramuscular injection.
It is usually used during coronary angiography to diagnose coronary spastic angina.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have bronchial asthma, hyperthyroidism, heart disease, peptic ulcer disease, Addison's disease, gastrointestinal or bladder neck obstruction, epilepsy, Parkinsonism, or hypertension.
  • If you are pregnant, possibly pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, it is injected in a stepwise manner until coronary spasm is induced in the coronary artery.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include nausea, vomiting, excessive salivation, fecal incontinence, intestinal convulsion, hives, convulsion, lacrimation and urinary incontinence. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
  • palpitation, shortness of breath, dizziness, chest pain, chest discomfort, syncope, sudden precordial tightness, angina pain, cold sweat, fear of death [decreased blood pressure, cardiogenic shock, severe arrhythmia, myocardial infarction, cardiac arrest]
  • hives, cyanosis, discomfort, oral paresthesia, stridor, dizziness, urge to defecate, tinnitus, sweating [shock, anaphylaxis]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.