Tranesma Gel

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Composition for Tranesma 3% w/w Gel

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15 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Tranesma Gel

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Uses of Tranesma Gel

Tranesma Gel is used in the treatment of Bleeding
It is used to prevent or reduce bleeding for short period of time in conditions like heavy periods, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, nosebleed, tooth removal, after prostate surgery or after bladder surgery.
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Side effects of Tranesma Gel

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Tranesma 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 Tranesma Gel works

Tranesma gel prevents the breakdown of clots and stops bleeding.

In Depth Information on Tranesma Gel

Expert advice for Tranesma Gel

Do not take tranexamic acid:
  • before the start of menstruation.
  • If you are a woman >45 years of age 
  • If you are allergic to tranexamic acid or any of the ingredients of this medicine
Do not continue tranexamic acid and consult your doctor If you experience skin rashes or other serious symptoms like swelling of face, lips and throat causing breathlessness or difficulty swallowing, as this may denote allergy. 
  • Consult your  doctor if menstrual bleeding is not reduced after three menstrual cycles.
  • To be sure this medication is not causing harmful effects, your vision may need to be tested while you are using tranexamic acid. Follow your doctor's instructions.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tranesma Gel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Tranesma 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Tranesma Gel should be used with caution during lactation.
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Tranesma Gel does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Tranesma Gel is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

care should be taken in dose selection.
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Liver
SAFE
Tranesma Gel is safe to use in patients with liver disease.
No dose adjustment of Tranesma Gel is recommended.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Tranexamic Acid, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tranesma 3% w/w Gel

Frequently asked questions for Tranexamic Acid

Tranesma belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics, used to control bleeding. When you bleed, your body form clots to stop the bleeding. In some people these clots break down causing too much bleeding. Tranesma stops these clots from dissolving, hence reduces bleeding.
No, Tranesma is not an over the counter product. it is available as a prescription medicine only.
It is advisable to take Tranesma, only for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Tranesma helps to reduce excessive bleeding during a heavy menstrual cycle in women with regular cycles (25-31 days) with not more than 3 days individual variability in cycle duration.
No, Tranesma is not known to affect ovulation.
Yes, Tranesma is safe if used for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Tranesma is not an anticoagulant. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Tranesma is not a non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) or a pain killer.
No, Tranesma is not a hormone. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Tranesma is not a contraceptive. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics
No, Tranesma is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Tranesma is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Tranesma does not help in relieving menstrual cramps (period pain).
There are no reports of Tranesma causing an increase in blood pressure. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this symptom while you are taking Tranesma.
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of Tranesma. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive weight gain while you are taking Tranesma.
No, Tranesma is not known to affect fertility. Please talk to your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant and you are taking Tranesma.
Tiredness has not been reported as a side effect of Tranesma. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience excessive tiredness while you are taking Tranesma.
No, Tranesma is not known to prolong periods. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this side effect while you are taking Tranesma.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with an intrauterine device (IUD) like copper-T?
Tranesma has been used to treat heavy or prolonged bleeding when an intrauterine device (IUD) like copper-T was in place but the safety of using Tranesma in this situation has not been established. Please consult your doctor before using Tranesma while you have an intrauterine device like copper-T in place.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with ibuprofen?
Tranesma can be taken with ibuprofen as there are no interactions reported between the two medicines. However, interactions between the two can occur. Please talk to your doctor if you have to take the two medicines together.
There have been reports suggesting that either Tranesma or oral contraceptives (pills) containing ethinylestradiol can increase the toxicity of the other by increasing the risk of clot formation in your blood vessels leading to complications like a heart attack. Please consult your doctor in case you are taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with amoxicillin?
No interactions have been reported between Tranesma and amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with a combination of paracetamol and codeine?
No interactions have been clinically observed while taking Tranesma and a combination of paracetamol with codeine. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with oral contraceptives containing only progesterone like mini pill and medroxyprogesterone acetate?
Tranesma can be taken with oral contraceptives containing only prgesterone as there are no drug interactions reported. However this does not role out the possibilty of interactions existing. Please talk to your doctor before taking Tranesma if you are already taking a progesterone containing oral contraceptive like mini-pill and medroxyprogesterone acetate.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with paracetamol?
No interactions have been reported between Tranesma and paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with mefenamic acid?
No interactions have been reported between Tranesma and mefenamic acid. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tranesma with diclofenac?
No drug interaction of Tranesma with diclofenac has been clinically observed. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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