Nipruss® 60 mg

  • Product

    Nipruss 60 mg, powder for solution for infusion

  • Authorisation

    NL-RVG 123483

  • Active ingredient

    Nitroprusside sodium dihydrate 60 mg, equivalent to 53 mg nitroprusside sodium anhydrous

  • Indication

    Hypertensive crisis; controlled intraoperative hypotension

  • Storage conditions

    At 25 °C

Nipruss is licensed for the treatment of hypertensive crisis in adults and controlled intraoperative hypotension in adults.

Nipruss contains 60 mg nitroprusside sodium dihydrate, equivalent to 53 mg nitroprusside sodium anhydrous. A syringe pump (Perfusor) or Infusomat can be used for administration. A dosage table is included in the SmPC.

The powder for solution for infusion (the content of the brown ampoule corresponds to 60 mg sodium nitroprusside dihydrate) is dissolved in water for injection or in a 5% glucose solution.

Marketing Authorization Holder Altamedics GmbH has appointed Ace Pharmaceuticals as distribution partner for the Benelux.