Lyvec 4mg Injection Description:
Lyvec 4mg Injection relaxes the muscles by blocking the impulses from the nerves.
Lyvec 4mg Injection is used for skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery.
Allergic reaction, Injection site pain, Muscle weakness, Skin rash, Skin redness, Swelling, Wheezing.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Lyvec/Lyvec bromide a controlled substance?
No, Lyvec is not a controlled substance
Is Lyvec a sedative?
Lyvec is a muscle relaxant and not a sedative. However it can be used as additional agent to anesthesia or sedation
Why is Lyvec used with anesthesia?
Lyvec is used with anesthesia to make easy placement of flexible plastic tube into the trachea (tracheal intubation) and to provide skeletal muscle relaxation during surgery
Does Lyvec affect pupils/paralyze the gut/cause hypotension/bradycardia?
These effects are rare or of unknown frequency with Lyvec use. Stop taking Lyvec and consult your doctor immediately if you experience one or more such symptoms
Does Lyvec cross the placenta?
Lyvec crosses the placenta. Please follow advice of your doctor regarding its use