Neostigmine (Injection Route)

Name: Neostigmine (Injection Route)

Descriptions

Neostigmine injection is used to treat a muscle disease called myasthenia gravis.

Neostigmine injection is also used to prevent or treat certain kidney or intestinal problems. This medicine is also given after surgery to help reverse the effects of certain types of medicines that have been used to relax the muscles.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution
  • Injectable

Pediatric

Appropriate studies have not been performed on the relationship of age to the effects of neostigmine injection in children. Safety and efficacy have not been established.

Appropriate studies performed to date have not demonstrated pediatric-specific problems that would limit the usefulness of Bloxiverz™ in children. However, infants and small children may be more sensitive to the effects of this medicine.

Other Interactions

Certain medicines should not be used at or around the time of eating food or eating certain types of food since interactions may occur. Using alcohol or tobacco with certain medicines may also cause interactions to occur. Discuss with your healthcare professional the use of your medicine with food, alcohol, or tobacco.

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