Epoprostenol is a prostaglandin (a hormone-like substance that occurs naturally in the body). Prostaglandins help to control functions in the body such as blood pressure and muscle contractions. Epoprostenol is used to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). It improves your ability to exercise. Epoprostenol may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
What is Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection?
Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection is a prostaglandin (a hormone-like substance that occurs naturally in the body). Prostaglandins help to control functions in the body such as blood pressure and muscle contractions. Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection is used to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). It improves your ability to exercise. Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
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What is the most important information I should know about Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection?
You should not use this medication if you are allergic to Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection, if you have breathing problems when you first start using Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection, or if you have congestive heart failure caused by a decrease in your heart’s ability to pump blood back into the body.
Before using Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection, tell your doctor if you have a bleeding or blood clotting disorder, heart disease, liver or kidney disease, or high blood pressure.
Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection is injected into a vein using an infusion pump, usually through a permanent central intravenous (IV) catheter placed into a large vein (such as in your chest). You may need to use this medication for many years.
Epoprostenol sodium Lyophilized Injection side effects
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
fever, flu symptoms, mouth and throat ulcers, rapid heart rate, rapid and shallow breathing, fainting;
chest pain, trouble breathing;
fast, slow, or uneven heart rate;
pale skin, easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum), purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin;
blood in your urine or stools;
coughing up blood;
feeling like you might pass out; or
numbness or increased sensitivity anywhere in your body.
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