Medicine Overview of Thrombo Gel
Side effects of Thrombo Gel
Bleeding, Injection site reaction.
How to use Thrombo Gel
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.
How Thrombo Gel works
Thrombo 5000iu gel is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.
In Depth Information on Thrombo Gel
Expert advice for Thrombo Gel
- Do not take enoxaparin if you are allergic to enoxaparin or heparin or any of the other ingredients of the injection or pork products.
- Enoxaparin is usually given by a doctor or a nurse as an injection directly into the vein or under your skin.
- Always use the same brand throughout as different brands have different effectiveness.
- Consult your doctor before taking enoxaparin if you are under or over weight or If you are above 65 years of age especially >75 years.
- Consult your doctor before taking the drug, If you are pregnant or breast feeding.
- If you are having any surgery, including dental surgery, tell the doctor you are taking enoxaparin.
Special precautions for Thrombo 5000IU Gel
No interaction found
Thrombo 5000IU Gel is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Thrombo 5000IU Gel is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Thrombo 5000IU Gel 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....
Thrombo 5000IU Gel 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.
Thrombo 5000IU Gel does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Thrombo 5000IU Gel should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Thrombo 5000IU Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Thrombo 5000IU Gel in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.+more
However, cautious use is advised in patients with underlying liver disease....
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 for Thrombo 5000IU Gel
Frequently asked questions for Enoxaparin
Q. Does it dissolve clots?
It does not dissolve existing clots
Yes, Thrombo 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
Thrombo 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 Thrombo.
Thrombo 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
Thrombo is manufactured using pork intestine
Thrombo should not be refrigerated
Q. Does it contain benzyl alcohol?
It does contain benzyl alcohol
Thrombo is not known to cause tiredness as a side effect. Please consult the doctor when any side effects are observed while taking Thrombo
Substitutes for Thrombo
No substitutes found for this medicine