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    Reviparin

    Information about Reviparin

    Reviparin uses

    Reviparin is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolus.
    It is also used in a heart attack.

    How reviparin works

    Reviparin is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.

    Common side effects of reviparin

    Bleeding, Injection site reaction

    Available Medicine for Reviparin

    Expert advice for Reviparin

    • Seek immediate medical attention if you observe abnormal and continuous bleeding.
    • Avoid activities that can put at risk of injury.
    • You may be regularly monitored for changes in platelet count prior to or during treatment with Reviparin. 
    • Take special precautions if you are an elderly and/or suffering from diabetes.
    • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding
    • Should not be given to patients who are allergic to reviparin or any of its ingredients.
    • Should not be given to pregnant and breastfeeding women.
    • Should not be given to patients at high risk of bleeding including bleeding disorders.
    • Should not be given to patients who have recently undergone a surgery, have kidney or liver impairment.
    • Should not be given to patient who have peptic ulcers.
    • Should not be given to patients who have low platelet count.
    • Should not be given to patients who have high blood pressure.
    • Should not be given to patients fitted with artificial heart valves.


    Content on this page was last updated on 08 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)