LyoPAM Injection

 

Active Ingredient : Pralidoxime Chloride

Strength : 1 g.

Presentation : Glass Vial containing dry powder with 20 ml WFAI ampoule.

Indications:

 

LyoPAM can be used:

  1. In the treatment of poisoning due to those pesticides and chemicals (e.g., nerve agents) of the organophosphate class which have anticholinesterase activity and
  2. In the control of overdosage by anticholinesterase drugs used in the treatment of myasthenia gravis.

The principal indications for the use of LyoPAM are muscle weakness and respiratory depression. In severe poisoning, respiratory depression may be due to muscle weakness.