Cathflush 10IU Injection

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Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Cathflush 10IU Injection

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Primarily used for

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₹5.5/Injection
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Cathflush Injection

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Uses of Cathflush Injection

Cathflush 10IU Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, unstable angina and heart attack.
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Side effects of Cathflush Injection

Common

Bleeding, Injection site reaction.

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How to use Cathflush Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Cathflush Injection works

Cathflush 10iu injection is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.

In Depth Information on Cathflush Injection

Expert advice for Cathflush Injection

  • Do not heparin if you are sensitive to heparin or any other ingredients of the drug.
  • Avoid using heparin are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not heparin if you are already taking aspirin or other blood thinner medications.
  • Tell your doctor if your injury or illness does not improve, or gets worse after heparin treatment.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cathflush 10IU Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cathflush 10IU Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Cathflush 10IU Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Cathflush 10IU Injection is released in small amounts in the breast milk and amounts reaching the baby are also small, which would not be expected to cause any harmful effects to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Cathflush 10IU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Cathflush 10IU Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Cathflush 10IU Injection is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cathflu
sh 10IU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Olsertain 40mg Tablet, Telma 20mg Tablet, Telsartan 80mg Tablet, Temsan 40mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Heparin, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cathflush 10IU Injection

Frequently asked questions for Heparin

Cathflush affects INR (used to monitor the effectiveness of the anticoagulant), and PTT (blood test determines the blood clotting time), It may cause reduced blood platelet count
No,it is available as gel, ointment, and an injection form.
Cathflush is not reported to affect blood pressure or sleep. Do consult your doctor if you experience such symptoms
Yes,it is produced in the body by mast cells
Cathflush in injectable form may interact with Advil and aspirin but it is not reported to interact with Tylenol. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
There are two forms of Cathflush used as anti-coagulants; fractionated and low molecular weight Cathflushs. Please see the product leaflet for more information
Cathflush is not a protein, thrombolytic agent, or antiplatelet drug. It is a member of glycosaminoglycan carbohydrate and used as an anticoagulant
Yes,it is made from pork or other animal tissues
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