Medicine Overview of Thrombo Gel
Bleeding, Injection site reaction.
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.
Thrombo 5000IU Gel is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.
In Depth Information on Thrombo Gel
- For best results, take Thrombo at the same time every day.
Thrombo should be injected under the skin of the abdomen.
- Thrombo 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.
Thrombo Gel related warnings
No interaction found
Thrombo 5000IU Gel 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.
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.
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 with 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.
However, cautious use is advised in patients with underlying liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Thrombo 5000IU Gel, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Thrombo Gel
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
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
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