Medicine Overview of Urokinase Injection
Side effects of Urokinase Injection
Allergic reaction, Nausea, Vomiting, Decrease in blood pressure, Injection site bleeding.
How to use Urokinase Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Urokinase Injection works
Urokinase 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 Urokinase Injection
Expert advice for Urokinase Injection
- Special care should be taken while using urokinase if you recently have had bleeding from stomach or intestines, had surgery or had given blood recently, had heart problems, have severe blood vessel in the brain or are above 75 years of age.
- Inform your doctor if you are taking medication like heparin or other anticoagulants, aspirin, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs), dipyridamole or dextrans.
- Avoid taking aspirin or ibuprofen to treat a fever after you have received urokinase as it may increase your risk of bleeding.
- Avoid activities that may increase your risk of bleeding or injury.
Special precautions for Urokinase 750000IU Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Urokinase 750000IU Injection 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.
Urokinase 750000IU Injection is probably safe to use during+more
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Not relevant, as Urokinase 750000IU Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Urokinase 750000IU Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Urokinase 750000IU Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Urokinase 750000IU Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Urokinase 750000IU Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Urokinase 750000IU Injection should be used with caution in+more
patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Urokinase 750000IU Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Urokinase, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Urokinase 750000IU Injection
Frequently asked questions for Urokinase
Urokinase is man-made product developed using a protein that occurs naturally in the kidneys. It is obtained from human neonatal kidney cells grown in tissue culture.