Generic Name: Ascorbic Acid
Brand Name: ASCORTAIN
Format : Solution for Injection
Each ampoule contains:
Antidote for poisoning with drugs and chemicals causing methemoglobinemia.
For patients with G6PD deficiency in place of methylene blue.
Used as urinary acidifying agent in poisoning with weakly basic drugs (e.g phencyclidine, theophylline, cocaine, amphetamine, methamphetamine, phenothiazines) to promote their excretion at urine pH ≤5.5.