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Hexakapron 500 mg (Tranexamic Acid) 20 tablets

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HEXAKAPRON 500 mg

20 tablets

Active ingredient:
  • Tranexamic Acid - 500 mg

Indications

This medication is a substance known as an antifibrinolytic agent, whose purpose is to inhibit the conversion of plasminogen to plasmin in the body. It’s indicated in the treatment of hemorrhage during some types of surgery, including prostate resection (prostatectomy). It’s also used in cases of hematuria, menorrhagia and hereditary angioneurotic edema.

Contraindications

This medication should not be used in patients with:

  • Active thromboembolic disease. The most common are pulmonary embolism, cerebral thrombosis, and deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
  • A history of venous or arterial thrombosis and fibrinolytic conditions following consumption coagulopathy.
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage, acquired defects of color in vision, since this would eliminate a measuring endpoint that should be followed to detect levels of toxicity.
  • History of convulsions or seizures.
  • Severe renal impairment because of risk of drug accumulation.

Side effects

Occlusion of retinal arteries, thromboembolic events, color alterations in vision and allergic skin reactions. Tranexamic acid should be stopped if the patient develops muscle pain or weakness.

Manufacturer:

Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries, Israel


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Also known as: Tranexamic Acid, EXMIC, Tramic, Tranvis, Tracid, Temsy, Trenaxa, Try-500, Trapic, D-Nexamic, Amixam, Nexstat, Tyrodin, Transfer

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