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Megaparin 40mg Injection

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Composition for Megaparin 40mg Injection

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Primary uses of Megaparin 40mg Injection

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1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Megaparin Injection

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Uses of Megaparin Injection

Megaparin 40mg Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. It is also used in a heart attack.
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Megaparin Injection side effects

Common

Bleeding, Injection site reaction.

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How to use Megaparin Injection

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

How Megaparin Injection works

Megaparin 40mg Injection is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.

In Depth Information on Megaparin Injection

Expert advice for Megaparin Injection

  • For best results, take Megaparin at the same time every day.
  • Megaparin should be injected under the skin of the abdomen.
  • Megaparin 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.
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Megaparin Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Megaparin Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Megaparin 40mg 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
Megaparin 40mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Megaparin 40mg 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
Megaparin 40mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Megaparin 40mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megaparin 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Megaparin 40mg 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 Megaparin Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Megaparin 40mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Megaparin Injection

Frequently asked questions about Enoxaparin

Q. Does it dissolve clots?
It does not dissolve existing clots
Yes, Megaparin 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
Megaparin 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 Megaparin.
Megaparin is an anticoagulant which does not allow blood to clot thus acting as a blood thinner but it is not anti-platelet
No, it is not dialyzable
Megaparin is manufactured using pork intestine
Megaparin should not be refrigerated
Q. Does it contain benzyl alcohol?
It does contain benzyl alcohol
Megaparin is not known to cause tiredness as a side effect. Please consult the doctor when any side effects are observed while taking Megaparin

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Megaparin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Megaparin with Enalapril
SERIOUS
Megaparin with Quinapril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Quinapril: Acupil, Q Press
Megaparin with Captopril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Captopril: Aceten
Megaparin with Ticlopidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ticlopidine: Ticlopid, Tyklid, Tikleen
Megaparin with Perindopril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Perindopril: Perihart
Megaparin with Irbesartan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Irbesartan: Irbepex, Irovel
Megaparin with Valsartan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valsartan: Valent, Starval, Diovan, Valzaar
Megaparin with Imidapril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imidapril: Tanatril
Megaparin with Lisinopril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lisinopril: Lisinace, Lipril, Listril, Hipril, Lisoril, Linvas, Normopril, Odace, Acemin, Acinopril, Sopril, Lisitec, Fastril, L.P.L.
Megaparin with Metamizole / Dipyrone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral
Megaparin with Candesartan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Candesartan: Angiosart, Cantar, Candelong
Megaparin with Prasugrel
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Prasugrel: Prasuvas, Prethromb, Prax, Ecogrel, Prasugrin, Prasusafe, Efiplat, Prasita, Pangrel, Pasugen
Megaparin with Aspirin
MODERATE
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