Pallavi Singh
Written & Compiled by Pharmacist Pallavi Singh, M. Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice)
Suchitra Chari
Medically Reviewed by Suchitra Chari, M.S. M.Sc.
Last Updated on Jun 04, 2018
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General Information on Gensparin

Generic Name : Gensparin

Pronunciation : Gen-spa-rin

Latest prescription information about Gensparin. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
Therapeutic Classification : Anticoagulants / Antithrombotics

Trade Names/Brand Names of Gensparin

Lomorin

Overview of Gensparin

Gensparin is used to treat thrombolytic disorders and works by preventing the formation of blood clots.

Why is Gensparin Prescribed? (Indications)

Gensparin prevents the formation of blood clots and is hence used for the treatment of thrombolytic disorders.

Gensparin works by promoting the release of tissue plasminogen activator. 

When should Gensparin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Gensparin is contraindicated in patients allergic to the drug.

What is the dosage of Gensparin?

The recommended dose of the drug is 20mg/0.2ml injection.

How should Gensparin be taken?

• Adults—the dose should be based on body weight.

• The usual dose should be 1 mg/kg, and it should be injected under the skin every twelve hours.

What are the warnings and precautions for Gensparin?

• Caution should be taken in pregnant and breastfeeding women

• Use the drug as directed by the doctor

• Inform the doctor about all prescription and non-prescription medications before taking gensparin

What are the side effects of Gensparin?

  Skin: Rashes, pale skin, clots at the puncture site

  Others: A headache, fever, swelling in hands and feet, bleeding of gums and mucosal membranes

What are the other precautions for Gensparin?

Avoid excess dose.

What are the Drug Interactions of Gensparin?

Not known.

What are the storage conditions for Gensparin?

Gensparin should be stored at room temperature (15 °C - 25°C).

Last Updated : 6/4/2018

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