Medicine Overview of Lofh Injection
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 5000iu 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.
Special precautions for Lofh 5000IU Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lofh 5000IU Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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 5000IU 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.+more
Lofh 5000IU 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 5000IU 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 5000IU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Lofh 5000IU Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lofh 5000IU Injection is recommended.+more
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease....
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
There is limited information available on the use of Lofh 50+more
00IU 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
If you miss a dose of Heparin, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Lofh 5000IU Injection
Frequently asked questions for Heparin
Q. Does Lofh affect platelets, INR (international normalized ratio), or PTT (partial thromboplastin time)?
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
Q. Is Lofh a protein, anticoagulant (blood thinner), thrombolytic agent (clot buster), or antiplatelet (antiaggregant)?
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
Substitutes for Lofh Injection
Heparin Sodium 5000IU Injection
Gland Pharma Limited
₹14.0/ml of Injection
Hep 5 Injection
Gland Pharma Limited
₹16.4/ml of Injection
V Parin 5000IU Injection
Vhb Life Sciences Inc
₹29.76/ml of Injection
Keparin 5000IU Injection
Neon Laboratories Ltd
₹3.75/ml of Injection
Thinla 5000IU Injection
₹9.49/ml of Injection