Medicine Overview of Fidenox Injection
Bleeding, Injection site reaction.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Fidenox 60mg Injection is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.
In Depth Information on Fidenox Injection
- For best results, take Fidenox at the same time every day.
Fidenox should be injected under the skin of the abdomen.
- Fidenox increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails, or using sharp objects.
- Does not require regular blood tests.
Notify your doctor if there is bleeding from gums, nose, or wounds that last more than 15 minutes, or if blood appears in urine, stool or vomit.
Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor.
Fidenox Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Fidenox 60mg 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.
Fidenox 60mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Fidenox 60mg 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.
Fidenox 60mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Fidenox 60mg Injection should be used with caution in patien
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fidenox 60mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Fidenox 60mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, cautious use is advised in patients with underlying liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Enoxaparin, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Fidenox Injection
Q. Does it dissolve clots?
It does not dissolve existing clots
Yes, Fidenox is also available as biosmilar
Q. Is enoxaparin the same as heparin or lovenox?
Enoxaparin is not the same as heparin but both are used for similar indication. Lovenox is the brand name of enoxaparin
Q. Does it come in pill form?
It does not come in pill form
Q. Can I take paracetamol or ibuprofen with enoxaparin?
Enoxaparin is known to interact with paracetamol and ibuprofen and so should be taken only if prescribed by your doctor
Fidenox increases the INR values (International normalized ratio; defines how long it takes for blood to clot when on anticoagulant therapy versus normal time) Partial thromboplastin time (PTT) or activated PTT (APTT) or platelets are not affected by Fidenox.
Fidenox is an anticoagulant which does not allow blood to clot thus acting as a blood thinner but it is not anti-platelet
Fidenox is manufactured using pork intestine
Fidenox should not be refrigerated
Q. Does it contain benzyl alcohol?
It does contain benzyl alcohol
Fidenox is not known to cause tiredness as a side effect. Please consult the doctor when any side effects are observed while taking Fidenox
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