ATROPA BELLADONNA AND OPIUM (Belladonna and Opium) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ATROPA BELLADONNA AND OPIUM

What is the Trade Name for ATROPA BELLADONNA AND OPIUM

Belladonna and Opium

What is the Indication for ATROPA BELLADONNA AND OPIUM

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE Belladonna and opium suppositories are indicated for the management of ureteral spasm pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic and for which alternative treatments are inadequate. Limitations of Use Because of the risks of addiction, abuse, and misuse with opioids, even at recommended doses [ see Warnings and Precautions (5.1) ], reserve belladonna and opium suppositories for use in patients for whom alternative treatment options [e.g., non-opioid analgesics or opioid combination products]: ‚Ä¢ Have not been tolerated, or are not expected to be tolerated, ‚Ä¢ Have not provided adequate analgesia, or are not expected to provide adequate analgesic Belladonna and opium suppositories are an opioid agonist indicated for the management of ureteral spasm pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic and for which alternative treatments are inadequate. Limitations of Use Because of the risks of addiction, abuse, and misuse with opioids, even at recommended doses [see Warnings and Precautions (5.1)], reserve belladonna and opium suppositories for use in patients for whom alternative treatment options [e.g., non-opioid analgesics or opioid combination products]: ‚Ä¢ Have not been tolerated, or are not expected to be tolerated, ‚Ä¢ Have not provided adequate analgesia, or are not expected to provide adequate analgesia

 

 

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