Medicine Overview of Streptase Injection
Side effects of Streptase Injection
Allergic reaction, Nausea, Vomiting, Decrease in blood pressure, Injection site bleeding.
How to use Streptase Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Streptase Injection works
Streptase 750000iu injection works by dissolving the harmful blood clots in the blood vessels. This allows reperfusion of affected tissue, preventing tissue death and improving outcomes.
In Depth Information on Streptase Injection
Expert advice for Streptase Injection
• Inform your doctor if you have a history of tuberculosis, bronchitis (inflammation of the airway passages in the lungs) or other severe lung disease, any heart or circulation problems, or infection caused by streptococcal bacteria or rheumatic fever (bacterial disease in which there is fever and inflammation of the heart, blood vessels and joints) or throat infection.• Patients who are allergic to streptokinase or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to patients with history of any recent internal bleeding, unusual susceptibility to bleeding, history of blood vessels disorders (e.g. weakness in an artery, excessive localized swelling of arteries) or uncontrolled high blood pressure or have any clotting disorders or are taking any drugs to prevent blood clotting. • Should not be given to patients who have undergone a recent surgery especially of the head or spine, or recently had a stroke, serious head injury, brain tumor, tumor which increases risk of bleeding. • Should not be given to patients with severe liver or kidney damage or inflammation of the pancreas (acute pancreatitis) or inflammation of inner and outer layers of the heart (endocarditis or pericarditis) or peptic ulceration (sores in the lining of the stomach) or heavy vaginal bleeding. • Should not be given to pregnant women and children.
Special precautions for Streptase 750000IU Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Streptase 750000IU 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.
No information is available on the use of Streptase 750000IU+more
Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
Not relevant, as Streptase 750000IU Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Streptase 750000IU Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Streptase 750000IU Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Streptase 750000IU Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Streptase 750000IU Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Streptase 750000IU Injection should be used with caution in+more
patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Streptase 750000IU Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Streptokinase, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Streptase 750000IU Injection
Frequently asked questions for Streptokinase
Yes, Streptase restores the perfusion of myocardium.