Papaverine is a Medicine belongs to Urological drugs group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Brovon,Tri-Mix

  ►  Strength : Tablet with nf  ,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 1111   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral, IM, IV,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Erectile dysfunction intracavernosal injection 2.5 60 mg Injection Injected into the corpus cavernosum of the penis.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : gastrointestinal disturbance, flushing of the face, headache, malaise, drowsiness, Skin rashes, sweating, Orthostatic hypotension, Dizziness, jaundice, eosinophilia, altered liver function tests, hypersenstivity,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Papaverine is with Levodopa ,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,


  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  NF,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


►  Contraindication : cardiac conduction disorders, complete AV block, gastrointestinal motility, unstable heart disease,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Papaverine is an alkaloid present in opium. It inhibits phosphodiesterase and its principal action is to relax smooth muscle throughout the body, especially in vascular system.,
Ref :-   Book : Clinical Pharmacology    Page : 471   Edition : 9,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   Hepatic (Metabolism), Renal,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   1 hours,    Max value :-   2 hours,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2395   Edition : 37,

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   nf,    Max value :-   NA
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,