Wistran 500mg Injection

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Wisdom Pharma Pvt. Ltd

Composition for Wistran 500mg Injection

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27.75
5 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Wistran Injection

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Uses of Wistran Injection

Wistran 500mg Injection 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 Wistran Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Wistran Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Wistran Injection works

Wistran 500mg injection prevents the breakdown of clots and stops bleeding.

In Depth Information on Wistran Injection

Expert advice for Wistran Injection

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 Wistran 500mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Wistran 500mg Injection 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
Wistran 500mg Injection is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Wistran 500mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Wistran 500mg Injection should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Wistran 500mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Wistran 500mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients
with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Wistran 500mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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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 Wistran 500mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Tranexamic Acid

Wistran 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. Wistran stops these clots from dissolving, hence reduces bleeding.
No, Wistran is not an over the counter product. it is available as a prescription medicine only.
It is advisable to take Wistran, only for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Wistran 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, Wistran is not known to affect ovulation.
Yes, Wistran is safe if used for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Wistran is not an anticoagulant. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Wistran is not a non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) or a pain killer.
No, Wistran is not a hormone. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Wistran is not a contraceptive. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics
No, Wistran is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Wistran is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Wistran does not help in relieving menstrual cramps (period pain).
There are no reports of Wistran causing an increase in blood pressure. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this symptom while you are taking Wistran.
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of Wistran. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive weight gain while you are taking Wistran.
No, Wistran is not known to affect fertility. Please talk to your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant and you are taking Wistran.
Tiredness has not been reported as a side effect of Wistran. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience excessive tiredness while you are taking Wistran.
No, Wistran is not known to prolong periods. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this side effect while you are taking Wistran.
Q. Can I take Wistran with an intrauterine device (IUD) like copper-T?
Wistran 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 Wistran in this situation has not been established. Please consult your doctor before using Wistran while you have an intrauterine device like copper-T in place.
Q. Can I take Wistran with ibuprofen?
Wistran 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 Wistran 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 Wistran with amoxicillin?
No interactions have been reported between Wistran and amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Wistran with a combination of paracetamol and codeine?
No interactions have been clinically observed while taking Wistran 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 Wistran with oral contraceptives containing only progesterone like mini pill and medroxyprogesterone acetate?
Wistran 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 Wistran if you are already taking a progesterone containing oral contraceptive like mini-pill and medroxyprogesterone acetate.
Q. Can I take Wistran with paracetamol?
No interactions have been reported between Wistran and paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Wistran with mefenamic acid?
No interactions have been reported between Wistran and mefenamic acid. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Wistran with diclofenac?
No drug interaction of Wistran with diclofenac has been clinically observed. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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