Without a Prescription
Isoxsuprine is prescribed along with other treatment for:
- Arteriosclerosis obliterans;
- Buerger's disease;
- Cerebrovascular insufficiency;
- Certain blood vessel diseases;
- Raynaud's disease;
This effect may help to decrease symptoms such as cold hands and feet, numbness, tingling, and decreased memory or judgment.
Isoxsuprine is prescribed in Raynaud's disease and other blood vessels disorders to improve blood flow.
Isoxsuprine is prescribed to widen blood vessels so blood flows better.
Isoxsuprine works by widening blood vessels to help increase blood flow (improve circulation) to certain parts of the body, hands/feet, brain.
Isoxsuprine is contraindicated if you have any of the following conditions:
- if you are allergic to Isoxsuprine;
- if you have any other allergies;
- if you have current abnormal bleeding;
- if you have disorders;
- if you have glaucoma;
- if you have heart disease (including recent heart attack);
- if you have recent childbirth;
Isoxsuprine side effects that you should report to your health care professional or doctor as soon as possible:
- Aserious allergic reaction;
- Chest pain;
- Fast/pounding heartbeat;
- Itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat);
- Loss of appetite;
- Severe dizziness;
- Stomach upset;
- Trouble breathing;
If any of these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor.
To avoid dizziness and lightheadedness when rising from a seated or lying position, get up slowly. Also limit your intake of alcoholic beverages and avoid overheating which will aggravate these effects.
Notify your doctor if you develop:
- A pounding heartbeat;
- Chest pain;
- Skin rash;