Paraplatin

Paraplatin (Periplocinum; list a) - cardiac glycoside, derived from the bark of alwainia. On chemical structure and therapeutic effect close to the strophanthin (see), giving it the power of action, but is less toxic. Enter paraplatin intravenously, rarely subcutaneously. Appoint 0.5 - 1 ml 0.025% solution in 5-20 ml 20-40% glucose solution 1-2 times a day. The course of treatment is 10 to 30 injections. Higher doses of 0.025% solution of perepletena intravenous: single - 1 ml, daily - 2 ml. Possible complications and contraindications are the same as other cardiac glycosides. The release form: ampoules to 1 ml 0.025% solution.
Cm. also, Cardiac glycosides.

Paraplatin (Periplocinum; list a) - cardiac glycoside, derived from the bark of the Greek alwainia. On chemical structure and pharmacological effects similar to strophanthin (see), somewhat behind him potency.
Unlike the latter, P. less toxic, it can be administered subcutaneously and intramuscularly (novokaina).
Assign with circulatory failure, often intravenously at 0.5 to 1 ml 0.025% solution with 10-20 ml of 40% glucose solution 1-2 times a day. The course of treatment is 10 to 30 injections. The release form: ampoules to 1 ml with the content in each of 0.25 mg glycoside. Cm. also, Cardiac glycosides.