USES OF PROSTAL INJECTION
- Treatment of Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)
BENEFITS OF PROSTAL INJECTION
In Treatment of Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)
Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a persistent opening between the two major blood vessels leading from the heart. Usually this opening closes shortly after birth, but it can remain open and lead to this heart defect in babies. Prostal Injection improves blood flow in such babies who have PDA. It is given as an injection by a doctor or nurse in a hospital setup. Follow your doctorâs instructions carefully to get the most benefit.
SIDE EFFECTS OF PROSTAL INJECTION
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if youâre worried about them
Common side effects of Prostal
- Apnea (absence of breathing)
HOW TO USE PROSTAL INJECTION
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
HOW PROSTAL INJECTION WORKS
Prostal Injection is similar to a natural substance in the body called prostaglandin E1. It works by improving blood flow in newborn babies born with heart defects.