Note: It is available only in few countries.
This medication is an anticoagulant (blood thinner), prescribed for deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and to prevent the formation of blood clots.
It is contraindicated in people with uncontrolled bleeding, very low platelet count and hypersensitivity.
Adults—750 anti-factor Xa units, injected under the skin, two times a day for up to fourteen days after surgery.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a health care professional under the skin (subcutaneously).
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bleeding disorder, stroke, liver or kidney problems, high blood pressure, infections, ulcer, recent surgery, any allergy, during pregnancy and lactation.
• It may lead to poor blood clot.
• Less Common:
Nausea, constipation, pain, redness or irritation at the injection site, headache, weakness and dizziness.
• Blood: Prolonged bleeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container. Store the syringe in refrigerator. Do not freeze these products.
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