Alstat inj (250mg) is a haemostatic agent, prescribed for the management of blood loss in menorrhagia, and after surgery. It reduces bleeding from very small blood vessels (capillaries).
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Drug information on Alstat inj (250mg) (Etamsylate) from Albert David Limited
Drug Name : Etamsylate
Etamsylate(Alstat) generic Alstat inj (250mg) is a haemostatic agent, prescribed for the management of blood loss in menorrhagia, and after surgery. It reduces bleeding from very small blood vessels (capillaries).
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Trade Names for Etamsylate
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Adult: PO- Menorrhagia- The recommended dose is 500 mg 4 times/day during menstruation. Control of hemorrhage after surgery- The recommended dose is 250-500 mg 4-6 hourly as needed.
Headache, skin rash, nausea, and low blood pressure.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.
Contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity and porphyria (a blood disorder).
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of coeliac disease, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct heat and light.
Schedule : H Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.