inamrinone -injection, Inocor



Medication Uses | How To Use | Side Effects | Precautions | Drug Interactions | Overdose | Notes | Missed Dose | Storage | Medical Alert

USES: This medication is used to manage heart failure on a short-term basis.

HOW TO USE: This medication is generally given continuously by vein (IV infusion), as directed by the doctor. Dosage is based on the your medical condition and response to therapy. Follow all instructions for proper dilution with the correct IV fluids. Consult your pharmacist. This medication should be checked visually for particles or discoloration before use. If present, do not use the liquid.

SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea or pain/redness at the injection site may occur. If these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor. Unlikely but report promptly: irregular heart beat, dizziness, muscle cramping/weakness, unusual bleeding or bruising. Very unlikely but report promptly: chest pain, swelling, yellowing of the skin or eyes, dark urine, trouble breathing, fever. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Pill Finder Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill identifier tool on RxList.

Back to Medications Index



Get the Latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox!