What Is It?: This medication is used to control seizures in pregnancy, to treat low magnesium levels and problems related to kidney conditions (nephritis) in children. This drug is also used for preventing premature contractions in pregnancy and to treat heart attack and asthma patients.
How To Use: Use exactly as directed by vein (IV) or injection into muscle (IM). Dosage is adjusted according to individual requirements and the response to treatment.
Possible Side Effects: Unlikely but report: flushing, sweating, muscle weakness, dizziness, drowsiness, muscle weakness, slowed/shallow breathing or other breathing trouble. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Storage: Store room temperature – away from direct sunlight. Unused vial contents should be discarded immediately afterwards.
Keep in the original container. Do not use if cloudy or if particles are observed in the solution.