Information about Aprotinin

Aprotinin uses

Aprotinin 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.

How aprotinin works

Aprotinin prevents the breakdown of clots and stops bleeding.

Common side effects of aprotinin

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea

Available Medicine for Aprotinin

  • ₹297 to ₹1046
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹1365
    Vhb Life Sciences Inc
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹1395
    Chandra Bhagat Pharma Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹1353
    Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Aprotinin

  • Before you start with aprotinin treatment you may need to take a test dose to make sure that you do not develop allergic reactions.
  • Ensure that the medication is not sprayed from a close distance to the wound and should not be injected in blood vessels.
  • You may be monitored with lab test, including kidney function test and clotting test while on aprotinin treatment.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Content on this page was last updated on 11 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)