Labetalol

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Labetalol's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

10 to 20 mg15 (15)As recommended.With increasements of 5 to 10 mg if satisfactory hypotension is not acheived after 5 minutes.
15 to 20 mg/hr18 (17.5)As recommended.Iv infusionInitial rate & gradually increased to a dose of 120 mg/hr in hypertention after myocardial infection & 160 mg for hypertension hour in pregnancy.
100 to 200 mg150 (150)As recommended.oralTwice per day.
100 mg100 (100)12 hourlyoralInitially with food.
2.85 to 34.28 mg/kg19 (18.565)As recommended.POAs Required

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

0.5 to 0 mg/kg/hour0.25 (0.25)As recommended.To maximum of 3mg/kg/hour,For 1 month to 12 years.
30 to 0 mg/hour15 (15)As recommended.12-18 years.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Labetalol is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Labetalol

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Manufacturers of Labetalol in Pakistan

Zafa

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