Brevibloc (Esmolol)

injection

This Product can be used for the following complaints/illnesses:

severe heart-rhythm disturbances (cardiac arrhytmias); peri-operative hypertension

Sports Information

If taken in excessive amounts this product may cause you to test positive for banned substances.

Explanation

Brevibloc contains a beta blocker and is banned in control sports; an individual requiring this injection would be too ill to play sport!

Additional Information

This medicine is only used in the acute hospital setting in patients with severe heart rhythm abnormalities The combination of a fall in blood pressure and/or changes in heart rhythm combined with competitive sport in ahtletes not otherwise requiring this medicine may be seriously detrimental to health

Active Ingredients

esmolol hydrochloride 10mg/ml, 250mg/ml

Disclaimer

This list is a reference source for licensed medical products according to the latest IOC (International Olympic Committee) guidelines. Some food supplements are included, but verified information on ingredients of most supplements is very hard to obtain.

Medicines and supplements may change in appearance, content and banned status from time to time, and some organisations may have more stringent rules for their own sport. If you are in any doubt, consult with your group medical officer.

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