The administration of meperidine may result in severe hypotension in the postoperative patient or any individual whose ability to maintainblood pressure has been compromised by a depleted blood volume or the administration of drugs such as the phenothiazines or certain anesthetics.
No special preparation is needed for Meperidine. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Meperidine. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|All age groups
|< 2 ng/ml