Robinul is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) glycopyrronium bromide (glycopyrrolate). On this page you will find out more about Robinul, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: glycopyrronium bromide (glycopyrrolate)
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Robinul 400 microgram/2 mL injection solution, 25 x 2 mL vials
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What this medicine is for
1.As a preoperative antimuscarinic to reduce salivary, tracheobronchial and pharyngeal secretions, and to reduce the acidity and volume of the gastric contents. 2.As a preoperative or intraoperative antimuscarinic to attenuate or prevent intraoperative bradycardia associated with the use of suxa-methonium or due to cardiac vagal reflexes. 3.To protect against the peripheral muscarinic actions (eg. bradycardia and excessive secretions) of anticholinesterases such as neostigmine or pyridostigmine given to reverse neuromuscular blockade produced by nondepolarising muscle relaxants.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear colourless solution free of visible suspended particles.|
|Dosage Form||Injection, solution|
|Route of administration||Intramuscular|
25 1ml: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
25 X 2mL: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
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Is this medication banned in sport?
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