ADD THIS DRUG TO MY LIST

Select the drug indication to add to your list

Orphenadrine Injection
Musculoskeletal pain
Compare To Related Drugs
View/Edit/Compare Drugs In My List

Only 4 drugs may be compared at once

Drug Name:

Orphenadrine Injection Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Orphenadrine citrate 60mg; per 2mL; contains sulfites.

Company:
Various generic manufacturers

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for Orphenadrine Injection:

Painful musculoskeletal conditions.

Adult:

60mg IM or IV every 12hrs.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

Glaucoma. Achalasia. GU or GI obstruction. Myasthenia gravis.

Warnings/Precautions:

Coronary disease, insufficiency, or arrhythmias. Asthma (inj). Monitor blood, urine, and liver in long-term use. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

See Also:

Orphenadrine Citrate Extended-Release Tablets

Pharmacological Class:

Anticholinergic.

Interactions:

Potentiates anticholinergics, alcohol, other CNS depressants, MAOIs, antidepressants. Tremors, mental confusion with propoxyphene. Antagonizes steroids, barbiturates, phenylbutazone.

Adverse Reactions:

Tachycardia, transient dizziness or syncope, other anticholinergic effects (eg, weakness, increased intraocular pressure, urinary retention, blurred vision, dry mouth), GI upset.

Note:

Formerly known under the brand name Norflex.

How Supplied:

Contact supplier

Sign Up for Free e-newsletters



Regimen and Drug Listings

GET FULL LISTINGS OF TREATMENT Regimens and Drug INFORMATION

Bone Cancer Regimens Drugs
Brain Cancer Regimens Drugs
Breast Cancer Regimens Drugs
Endocrine Cancer Regimens Drugs
Gastrointestinal Cancer Regimens Drugs
Gynecologic Cancer Regimens Drugs
Head and Neck Cancer Regimens Drugs
Hematologic Cancer Regimens Drugs
Lung Cancer Regimens Drugs
Other Cancers Regimens
Prostate Cancer Regimens Drugs
Rare Cancers Regimens
Renal Cell Carcinoma Regimens Drugs
Skin Cancer Regimens Drugs
Urologic Cancers Regimens Drugs