Paralytic ileus, post-operative urinary retention

Indication for Pyridostigmine

Population group: Suitable for both men and women, only adults (18 years old or older)
Therapeutic intent: Curative procedure

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

60-240 mg daily

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

60 - 240 mg per kg of body weight

Dosage regimen

From 60 To 240 mg per kg of body weight once every day

Detailed description

The usual dose is 60–240 mg per day.

Active ingredient

Pyridostigmine is an antagonist to cholinesterase, the enzyme which normally destroys acetylcholine. The action of pyridostigmine can briefly be described, therefore, as the potentiation of naturally occurring acetylcholine.

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