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Survanta 200mg Injection

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Salt Composition : Beractant

Manufacturer : ABBOTT

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 15589.74
Price :12438
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1 Vial(s) Of 8ml

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Introduction to Survanta 200mg Injection

Survanta 200mg injection contains an active ingredient called Beractant which belongs to the group of medicines called pulmonary surfactants. It is extracted from cow’s lungs to help the children breathe. This medication prevents and treats Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature newborns with a birth weight of 700g or more. It is also used for premature babies born before 32 weeks of pregnancy at risk of RDS and need a tube inserted into their windpipe for stabilization. RDS is a condition in which the lungs of premature babies are not fully developed, leading to breathing difficulties.

Do not use Survanta 200mg injection if you are allergic to Beractant or any of its ingredients. Seek immediate medical attention if you experience serious eye symptoms or heart issues while using this medication. Consult your healthcare provider for any concerns or allergies. Some common side effects of noisy breathing, feeding, or bowel problems, and bleeding around the endotracheal tube.


Uses of Survanta 200mg Injection

  • Prevents and treats Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature newborns.

Therapeutic Effects of Survanta 200mg Injection

Survanta 200mg injection works by providing a substance called surfactant to the baby's lungs. This surfactant helps the lungs work better by reducing the tension on the surfaces of the air sacs. It also helps keep the air sacs open and prevents them from collapsing during breathing. This makes it easier for the baby to breathe and improves their lung function.


Interaction of Survanta 200mg Injection with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Survanta 200mg injection and can cause undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Survanta 200mg Injection

  • Keep out of sight and reach of pets and children.
  • Follow the label instructions for the storing condition.
  • Store the medicine at 2°C to 8°C.
  • Always check the expiry date before consuming it.

How to consume Survanta 200mg Injection

Survanta 200mg injection should be administered by a well-trained physician. It should be administered via the endotracheopulmonary route. A dose will be given through a tube or catheter placed in the windpipe. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Do not self-administer. 


Safety Advices for Survanta 200mg Injection

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Pregnancy

  

Survanta 200mg injection is not indicated for women of childbearing age and should not be used during pregnancy. If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, discuss the potential risks and benefits of the medication with your healthcare provider.

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Breast Feeding

  

Survanta 200mg injection is not indicated for women and should not be used during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor for more information.

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Survanta 200mg injection is safe for patients with lung problems. Inform your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.

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Liver

  

It is unknown whether Survanta 200mg injection is safe for patients with liver problems. Inform your physician if you have any liver disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any liver-related symptoms.

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Alcohol

  

It is unknown whether consuming alcohol while taking Survanta 200mg injection is safe. Please speak with your physician.

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Driving

  

It is unknown whether Survanta 200mg injection alters driving ability. However, if you experience side effects like tiredness or drowsiness, avoid driving and using machines. 


Side Effects of Survanta 200mg Injection

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

Serious

  • Pale skin
  • Slow heartbeat
  • Breathing that stops
  • Urinating less than usual
  • Blood in the urine

Common

  • Noisy breathing
  • Feeding or bowel problems
  • Bleeding around the endotracheal tube.

Word of Advice

Survanta 200mg injection should only be administered in a closely monitored clinical setting by experienced physician familiar with premature infant care. Monitoring of oxygen and carbon dioxide levels is essential during treatment. If bradycardia or decreased oxygen saturation occurs during dosing, the procedure should be paused, and appropriate measures are taken. Notify your doctor if your baby  experience any serious side effects. Contact your doctor for more information. 


FAQs

Q 1. Can I use Survanta 200mg injection if I’m pregnant?

Survanta 200mg injection is not indicated for women of childbearing age and should not be used during pregnancy. If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, discuss the potential risks and benefits of the medication with your healthcare provider.

Q 2. What is Survanta 200mg injection?

Survanta 200mg injection is a type of medication that belongs to pulmonary surfactants, which is extracted from cow’s lungs to help the children breathe. This medication prevents and treats Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature newborns.

Q 3. How is Survanta 200mg injection administered?

Survanta 200mg injection is administered directly into the baby's windpipe through a tube or catheter. This procedure is usually performed in a highly supervised clinical setting by experienced medical professionals.

Q 4. Is Survanta 200mg injection safe for my baby?

Survanta 200mg injection is considered safe and effective when used as prescribed by healthcare providers for the treatment of RDS. Clinical studies have shown positive outcomes in improving lung function and aiding breathing in premature infants.

Q 5. How often will my baby receive Survanta 200mg injection?

The frequency and duration of Survanta 200mg injection administration will depend on your baby's specific medical condition and response to treatment. Your healthcare provider will determine the appropriate dosing schedule.

Q 6. What are the side effects of Survanta 200mg injection?

The common side effects of Survanta 200mg injection are noisy breathing, feeding or bowel problems, bleeding around the endotracheal tube. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience any side effects.


Fact Box of Survanta 200mg Injection

Molecule Name: Beractant Therapeutic class: Pulmonary disorder
Pharmacological class:  Pulmonary surfactantsIndications: Prevents and treats Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature newborns

References

  1. Abbvie Ltd; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on June 2020] [Accessed on 24th July 2023], pil.834.pdf (medicines.org.uk)
  2. AbbVie Inc; US Food and Drug Administration; [Revised on December 2019] [Accessed on 24th July 2023], https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2019/020032s045lbl.pdf
  3. AbbVie corporation; Survanta; Patient medication information; [Revised on 04th June 2021] [Accessed on 24th July 2023], https://www.abbvie.ca/content/dam/abbvie-dotcom/ca/en/documents/products/SURVANTA_PM_EN.pdf

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