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Faciloc 20 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Faciloc Injection

Faciloc 20 mg Injection is used to prevent blood clots. It prevents the formation of blood clots in the legs, lungs, brain or heart.

Faciloc Injection side effects

Common
  • Low blood platelets
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Bleeding

How to use Faciloc Injection

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

How Faciloc Injection works

Faciloc 20 mg Injection is an anticoagulant. It works by inactivating certain blood-clotting proteins. This prevents the formation of blood clots and prevents blockages in the blood vessels of the body.

Faciloc Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Faciloc 20 mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Faciloc 20 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Faciloc 20 mg 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.
Driving
SAFE
Faciloc 20 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Faciloc 20 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Faciloc 20 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Faciloc 20 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, cautious use is advised in patients with underlying liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Faciloc Injection?

If you miss a dose of Faciloc 20 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Faciloc 20 mg Injection for the prevention of blood clots.
  • Unlike other similar medications, regular lab tests are not required.
  • Faciloc 20 mg Injection increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails, or using sharp objects.
  • Inform your doctor if you are also taking other medicines that increase the bleeding risk like aspirin and NSAIDs.
  • Inform your doctor if there is bleeding from gums, nose or wounds that lasts more than 15 minutes or if blood appears in your urine, stool or vomit.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Faciloc with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Topram
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ontel, Telbind, Caditel
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Clopinorm
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Losin, Tosar, Closarten
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Faciloc

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My father had a stroke and minor blood clots has been noticed in mri so is there any cure of it in auurveda
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Ayurveda
Yes, Cap Ksheera bala twice a day one morning and one night and tab Dhanvantari Vati 1-0-1 and Syp CardoriumPlus 15 ml twice a day after food for 3 monthsPhysiotherapy also will help
1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Faciloc increase the risk of bleeding?

Yes, Faciloc increases the risk of bleeding. Always be careful while doing activities that may cause an injury or bleeding. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Faciloc?

Faciloc can interact with several medicines. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.

Q. When will I feel better after taking Faciloc?

Faciloc reduces your risk of developing blood clots in the blood vessels of your leg, lungs, heart and brain. You may not feel any difference after taking Faciloc. However, keep taking this medicine as prescribed by your doctor because you will still be getting its full benefits.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Sarkhej-Dholka Road, Bhat, Ahmedabad-382 210, INDIA.
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Faciloc 20mg Injection. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
MRP
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0.2 ml in 1 vial
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