Brand Name: NeoblocGeneric Name:
Hypertension and chronic angina pectoris
Anti-hypertensive drug, Beta-blocker
Mechanism of Action:
A selective beta blocker that selectively blocks beta
receptors,decreases cardiac output, peripheral resistance and cardiac oxygen consumptionand depresses rennin secretion.
Adult-initially 100mg daily, may increase at weekly interval to max.400mg/day/ Maintenance 100-400mg/day.
Avoid abrupt withdrawal. Diabetes, anesth, 1
trimester of pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk: C, D
GI and sleep pattern disturbances headache, dizziness, and weakness.
Heart block> 1
degree, AV block II and III, cardiogenic shock, overtcardiac failure, sinus, bradycardia, bronchospastic disease.
Tablets- 100mg, 200mg. Injection-1mg/ 1 ml in 5-ml ampules,