Ethamsylate is used in the treatment of excessive blood loss during menstruation/periods (menorrhagia) in women.
How it works
Ethamsylate 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.
Common side effects
allergic reaction., nausea, skin rash, vomiting, Fever, diarrhea, headache