Active ingredients: ropivacaine
What it is used for
Ropivacaine ReadyFusOR (0.2% ropivacaine solution for injection) is indicated for: - Continuous peripheral nerve block infiltration for postoperative pain management in adults - Continuous wound infiltration for postoperative pain management in adults,(Data for peripheral nerve block administered as a continuous peripheral infusion and for continuous wound infusion support the use for up to 48 hours only).
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Infiltration.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
250 mL drug reservoir compressible bottle in a dispenser with an indicator window in the dispenser to show drug level
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient ropivacaine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems