Ethacridine Lactate Pharmacology

Ethacridine Lactate

About Ethacridine Lactate
Acridine derivative, Antiseptic, abortifacient in second trimester.
Mechanism of Action of Ethacridine Lactate
It preferentially modulates Th1-type lymphocytes, suggesting an enhancement of antibacterial activities of the immune system. It also activates uterine mast cells that release mediators able to contract the myometrium. This induce uterine contractions similar to those in a physiologic labor in still-birth with uterine inertia
Pharmacokinets of Ethacridine Lactate
Onset of Action for Ethacridine Lactate
Duration of Action for Ethacridine Lactate
Half Life of Ethacridine Lactate
Side Effects of Ethacridine Lactate
Delays wound healing
Contra-indications of Ethacridine Lactate
Hypersensitivity to the drug or its ingredients
Special Precautions while taking Ethacridine Lactate
Use with caution in patients with previous surgery on uterus or cervix
Pregnancy Related Information
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
Use with caution
Children Related Information
Indications for Ethacridine Lactate
1. Antiseptic
2. Second trimester abortion
Interactions for Ethacridine Lactate
Activity increased with alkaline solutions.
Typical Dosage for Ethacridine Lactate
Adult -
100ml injected slowly over 10min through catheter, then clamped.
50ml of it can be injected 4 hours later.
Schedule of Ethacridine Lactate
Storage Requirements for Ethacridine Lactate
Effects of Missed Dosage of Ethacridine Lactate
Effects of Overdose of Ethacridine Lactate
Give symptomatic and supportive treatment

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