Metabolism: It is extensively degraded in the liver, kidney, plasma, and other tissues
Excretion: Metabolic products are excreted through urine.
5. Respiratory distress
2. In children; safety and efficacy for diagnostic purpose haven`t been established
2. Cardiogenic shock
3. X-ray examination of gut, biliary colic, and diverticulitis
4. Diagnosis of pheochromocytoma.
I.M., I.V., and S.C.: 0.5 to 1mg .May repeats the dose after 15minutes if patient fails to respond. When patient responds give supplemental carbohydrates.
Children (weighing below 20kg): 0.5mg. May repeats the dose after 15minutes if patient fails to respond. When patient responds give supplemental carbohydrates.
Home Delivery for Glucagon in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including glucagon.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for glucagon and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for glucagon may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take glucagon only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for glucagon before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for glucagon with the pharmacy.
Glucagon is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for glucagon might be better known than glucagon itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have glucagon in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for glucagon.