Invagesic Brand names, Invagesic Analogs
Invagesic Brand Names Mixture
Invagesic fda sheet
Invagesic msds (material safety sheet)
Invagesic Synthesis Reference
U.S. Pat. 2,508,545 (1950)
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Invagesic H2O Solubility
Invagesic Dosage Forms
Capsule; Drops; Liquid; Pill; Tablet
For management of fatigue, orthostatic hypotension, and for the short term treatment of apnea of prematurity in infants.
Caffeine, a naturally occurring xanthine derivative like theobromine and the bronchodilator theophylline, is used as a CNS stimulant, mild diuretic, and respiratory stimulant (in neonates with apnea of prematurity). Often combined with analgesics or with ergot alkaloids, caffeine is used to treat migraine and other headache types. Over the counter, caffeine is available to treat drowsiness or mild water-weight gain.
Readily absorbed after oral or parenteral administration. The peak plasma level for caffeine range from 6-10mg/L and the mean time to reach peak concentration ranged from 30 minutes to 2 hours.
Invagesic side effects and Toxicity
LD50=127 mg/kg (orally in mice)
Invagesic Patient Information
Invagesic Organisms Affected
Humans and other mammals