Lofh 25000IU Injection


Composition for Lofh 25000IU Injection

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Primarily used for

5 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Lofh Injection


Uses of Lofh Injection

Lofh 25000IU Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, unstable angina and heart attack.

Side effects of Lofh Injection


Bleeding, Injection site reaction.


How to use Lofh Injection

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

How Lofh Injection works

Lofh 25000iu injection is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.

In Depth Information on Lofh Injection

Expert advice for Lofh 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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Special precautions for Lofh 25000IU Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Lofh 25000IU 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.
Lofh 25000IU 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.

Lofh 25000IU 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.
Lofh 25000IU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Lofh 25000IU Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lofh 25000IU Injection is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
There is limited information available on the use of Lofh 25
000IU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Telma 40mg Tablet, Telma 20mg Tablet, Lotak 50mg Tablet, Telsartan 80mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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

Frequently asked questions for Lofh 25000IU Injection

Frequently asked questions for Heparin

Lofh 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.
Lofh 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
Lofh 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 Lofh used as anti-coagulants; fractionated and low molecular weight Lofhs. Please see the product leaflet for more information
Lofh 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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