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Cignoken 2% Injection_201297
Cignoken 2% Injection_201297
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Cignoken 2% Injection

Prescription Required

Salt Composition : Lignocaine

Manufacturer : CELON LABORATORIES LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 31.2
Price :29
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Introduction to Cignoken 2% Injection

Cignoken 2% injection, also known as lidocaine, contains the active ingredient lidocaine hydrochloride. It is a local anesthetic that belongs to the group of medications called amino amide. It is used to produce local anesthesia (numb a specific area) and stop pain being felt in the area of the body where it is locally administered. It is also an anti-arrhythmic agent used to control fast or abnormal heartbeats you might experience after a heart attack. Common side effects of this injection are edema, erythema, skin rashes, and headache. 

Do not use Cignoken 2% injection if you are allergic to lignocaine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine. Do not take this medicine if you have an allergic reaction to any local anesthetic medicines. Before initiating the treatment, inform your doctor if you have heart disease, blood disorders, or kidney or liver diseases. Talk to your doctor before using this medicine if you suffer from a breathing disorder, epilepsy, active inflammation, or infection. This medicine must not be used in the eye. Contact your physician immediately if you begin to experience lightheadedness, numbness of your tongue, or a ringing in your ears after receiving this medicine. 


Uses of Cignoken 2% Injection

  • Used as a local anesthesia
  • Used to control fast or abnormal heartbeats

Therapeutic Effects of Cignoken 2% Injection

Cignoken  2% injection blocks the initiation and conduction of nerve impulses by decreasing the ionic flux by blocking certain channels, which results in local anesthesia. The mechanism by which this medicine depresses arrhythmias may be its ability to depress conduction in ischemic myocardium rather than to improve conduction or suppress normal or abnormal automaticity. 


Interaction of Cignoken 2% Injection with other drugs

Inform your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications interact with Cignoken 2% injection and reduce their effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Cignoken 2% Injection

  • Store the Cignoken  2% injection below 25°C
  • Do not freeze
  • Protect the medicine from light and excessive moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of reach of children and pets
  • If you forgot to take the injection, inform your healthcare professional immediately and reschedule the appointment.

How to consume Cignoken 2% Injection

Your nurse or doctor will give you the injection. Your doctor will decide the dose and duration of the injection based on your condition. Do not self-administer the medicine. 


Safety Advices for Cignoken 2% Injection

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Pregnancy

  

Inform your physician if you are pregnant, suspecting pregnancy, or planning to get pregnant during the treatment. Your doctor will decide whether to administer this injection.

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Breast Feeding

  

Breastfeeding is not recommended in patients taking Cignoken 2% injection because the medicine passes into the breast milk in small amounts and may harm your baby. Do not breastfeed during the treatment. 

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Cignoken 2% injection can be used in patients with lung disorders. Consult your doctor if you have any lung diseases before starting the treatment.

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Liver

  

Cignoken  2% injection should be cautiously administered in patients with acute liver failure. Dose adjustments are necessary if you have liver problems. Inform your physician if you have any liver disease before initiating the therapy.

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Alcohol

  

It is unsafe to drink alcohol while you take Cignoken 2% injection because it may cause damage to your liver.

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Driving

  

It is unsafe to drive while taking Cignoken 2% injection. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you experience any side effects, such as dizziness, drowsiness, or blurred vision. 


Side Effects of Cignoken 2% Injection

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all drugs cause side effects, not everyone gets them. 

Common

  • Swelling in the face, and feet
  • Skin rashes
  • Headache
  • Burning sensation in the eye

Serious 

  • Severe skin reactions
  • Blood disorders

Word of Advice

A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine. Some medicines can affect how Cignoken  2% injection works. Tell your doctor if you are using other medications, including prescription, over-the-counter, vitamins or nutritional supplements, and herbal products. Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.


FAQs

Q 1. Is Cignoken 2% injection painful?

Cignoken 2% injection does not cause pain except when it is given as spinal anesthesia. This Injection usually relieves pain in conditions like neuropathic pain and pain after surgery.

Q 2. Who should not take Cignoken 2% injection?

Cignoken 2% injection should not be given to patients who are allergic to it, have decreased blood volume (hypovolemia), or have complete heart block. If the solution also contains adrenaline, it should not be injected into a vein or used in areas such as fingers, toes, ears, nose, or penis, as the blood supply to these areas may not be sufficient.

Q 3. What is the difference between lidocaine and Cignoken 2% injection?

Lidocaine (also known as lignocaine), are different name for the same medicine. Both are the same medicine that belongs to the category of amino amides. It is used as a local anesthetic and anti-arrhythmic agent.

Q 4. How does Cignoken 2% injection work?

Cignoken 2% injection, as an anti-arrhythmic medication, works by blocking sodium channels and thus decreasing the rate of contractions of the heart. The mechanism of action of this injection for local or regional anesthesia is by reversible blockade of nerve fiber impulse propagation.

Q 5. What are the serious side effects of Cignoken 2% injection?

The serious side effects of Cignoken 2% injection are severe skin reactions and Methemoglobinemia (blood disorder).


Fact Box of Cignoken 2% Injection

Molecule Name: Lignocaine

Therapeutic Class: 

1. Local anesthetics 

2. Anti-arrhythmic agents

Pharmacological Class: Amino Amide

Indications: 

1. Used as local anesthetics 

2. Used to control fast and abnormal heartbeats. 


References

  1. Lidocaine Hydrochloride Injection BP 2% w/v - Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) - (emc). www.medicines.org.uk. [revised February 2022] [cited 2023 Jun 8]. Available from: http://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/6281/smpc
  2. Mercury Pharmaceuticals (Ireland) Ltd, [Revised on Apr 2016] [Accessed on June 8 2023],https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2010/006488s074lbl.pdf
  3. Kenneth Drasner, Local Anesthetics, Lange’s Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, 14th Edition, 2018, 459-473.
  4. KD Tripathi, Local Anaesthetics, Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, 8th Edition, 2019, 386-398.

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