Generic ( Heparin )


Typical use Of Heparin :Patients Predisposed To Active Bleeding Including Thrombocytopenia, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Haemorrhagic Blood Disorders, Bacterial Endocarditis, Severe Hypertension, Oesophageal Varices, Severe Renal And Hepatic Impairment, Cerebral Or Subarachnoid Haemorrhage, Abdominal Or Thoracic Bleeding Into Closed Space, Severe Traumatic Bleed, Hepatic, Renal, Splenic Or Arterial Injury.
Mechanism of action of Heparin :Heparin Increases The Inhibitory Action Of Antithrombin III (AT III) On Clotting Factors XIIa, XIa, IXa, Xa And Thrombin. This Inhibits The Conversion Of Prothrombin To Thrombin And Fibrinogen To Fibrin. It Also Inhibits Platelet Function. It May Reduce The Activity Of ATIII At Very High Doses.
Drug Interaction of Heparin :Patients Predisposed To Active Bleeding Including Thrombocytopenia, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Haemorrhagic Blood Disorders, Bacterial Endocarditis, Severe Hypertension, Oesophageal Varices, Severe Renal And Hepatic Impairment, Cerebral Or Subarachnoid Haemorrhage, Abdominal Or Thoracic Bleeding Into Closed Space, Severe Traumatic Bleed, Hepatic, Renal, Splenic Or Arterial Injury.
Side effects of Heparin :Headache, Chills, Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, Epistaxis, Bruising, Slight Haematuria, Skin Necrosis (SC Inj), Osteoporosis, Alopecia, Urticaria.


INTERACTIONS OF HEPARIN


How Heparin will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Heparin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Heparin

No Studies Found