Etex 500mg Tablet

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Introduction

Etex 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bleeding. It is used to prevent or reduce bleeding in conditions like abnormal blood loss during periods and dysfunctional uterine bleeding. It also prevents or reduces bleeding during, before or after delicate surgeries.

Etex 500mg Tablet is a hemostatic medication. It acts by increasing the ability of platelets to stick together and helps in the formation of blood clots. It also helps in controlling bleeding from capillaries which are tiny blood vessels. Take it in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by the doctor to get the maximum benefits.

Some common side effects of this medicine include nausea, headache, diarrhea, vomiting, or skin rash. If you experienced any of these side effects, let your doctor know. They may be able to suggest ways to prevent or reduce the side effects.

Before you take the medicine, inform the doctor if you have any problems with your liver, heart, or kidney. Do not take this medicine if you have any known allergies to this medication.

Uses of Etex Tablet

Benefits of Etex Tablet

In Bleeding

Etex 500mg Tablet helps control excessive bleeding in various conditions such as surgeries, heavy bleeding during periods, etc. It prevents damage to clots, enhances clot formation and helps prevent complications of excessive bleeding such as hemorrhage. Take it as prescribed by the doctor to get the full benefits.

Side effects of Etex Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Etex

  • Skin rash
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use Etex Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Etex 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Etex Tablet works

Etex 500mg Tablet is a haemostatic medication. It works by increasing the ability of platelets to stick together and form blood clots. It also helps control bleeding from tiny blood vessels (capillaries).

Safety advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Etex 500mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Etex 500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Etex 500mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Etex 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Etex 500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Etex 500mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Etex Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Etex 500mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Quick tips

  • Etex 500mg Tablet helps reduce blood loss.
  • The dose and frequency depends on the condition that is being treated.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Benzenesulfonate Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
BLOOD RELATED
Action Class
Haemostatic agent

Patient concerns

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I was late on my dates this month and now having heavy bleeding with thick fluid (clots) passage from past 6-7 days This is for the 1st time happening and I am really worried.Please suggest and advice the medication
Dr. Megha Tuli
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Heavy bleeding is expected after a delayed period. Try Tranexa tablets to control the bleeding.
Suddenly from last two months m having bleeding only for 1 day during periods .I want to know reason behind it.i am taking Diane 35 now.but still the bleeding lasts for 1 day.The flow of bleeding is very slow.kindly give your suggestions.
Dr. Megha Tuli
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hi dear. Usually bleeding decreases while on Diane 35. Also amount if bleeding would depend on how you are taking the pills. However don't worry, decrease in bleeding is expected.
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FAQs

Q. How does Etex 500mg Tablet work?

Etex 500mg Tablet belongs to a class of medications called hemostatic agent. It acts by stopping bleeding from small blood vessels by stabilizing the wall of these blood vessels and improving platelet (blood cells that help in clotting)function.

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Country of origin: India

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10 tablets in 1 strip
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