Information about Ulinastatin

Ulinastatin uses

Ulinastatin is used in the treatment of severe sepsis.

How ulinastatin works

Ulinastatin blocks the chemicals (digestive enzymes) which helps in digestion and also reduces the chemicals involved in inflammation of the pancreas.

Common side effects of ulinastatin

Infusion site itching, Infusion site inflammation, Pain, Allergic reaction, Increased liver enzymes.

Available Medicine for Ulinastatin

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    Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
    1 variant(s)
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    Lupin Ltd
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  • ₹2125
    Abbott India Ltd
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Expert advice for Ulinastatin

  • Ulinastatin should not be used as a replacement to standard therapy for shocks (transfusion, oxygen therapy and antibiotics).
  • Ulinastatin should be administered with caution if you have a history of allergy.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions for Ulinastatin


Q. Is ulinastatin safe?
Ulinastatin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. What is ulinastatin used for?
Ulinastatin is used for treating acute and chronic inflammation of pancreas (pancreatitis), septic conditions, trauma or inflammation post-surgery.

Content on this page was last updated on 14 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)