Anti - inhibitor coagulant complex - injection


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Desc:

This medication is used to treat patients with certain blood-clotting conditions (hemophilia with inhibitors) before surgery or during an attack of bleeding. People with these blood-clotting conditions have certain abnormal substances (inhibitors) that make it hard for blood to thicken (clot). Therefore, these people may bleed longer after surgery/injury or may bleed suddenly (often in the joints/muscles). This medication stops these inhibitors and allows the blood to clot so that you can stop bleeding. This medication also contains several different substances (factors) needed for the blood to clot. ...

Side Effect:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:allergic reaction (itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing); blood in the urine or stools; chest pain, shortness of breath, or coughing up blood; dark-colored urine or pale stools; fever or chills; nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, or pain in your upper stomach; numbness or weakness in your arm or leg, or on one side of your body; pain in your lower leg (calf); pain, itching, burning, swelling, or a lump under your skin where the needle is placed; sudden or severe headache, problems with vision, speech, or walking; swelling of the face, around the eyes, or mouth; wheezing, trouble breathing, or chest tightness; yellowing of your skin or the whites of your eyes.

Some other less serious side effects may be noticed as well, such as:back pain; headache; tiredness. ...

Precaution:

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it, to latex or if you have any other allergies. This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have:certain clotting disorders (disseminated intravascular coagulation-DIC, fibrinolysis).

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history. Anti-inhibitor coagulant complex is made from human plasma (part of the blood) and may contain infectious agents (viruses) that can cause disease. Although anti-inhibitor coagulant complex is screened, tested, and treated to reduce the possibility that it carries an infectious agent, it can still potentially transmit disease. It is recommended that you get the appropriate vaccinations (e. g. , for hepatitis A and B).

During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. It is not known whether this medication passes into breast milk. ...