Information about Urokinase
How urokinase works
Urokinase works by dissolving the harmful blood clots in the blood vessels. This allows reperfusion of affected tissue, preventing tissue death and improving outcomes.
Common side effects of urokinase
Allergic reaction, Nausea, Vomiting, Decrease in blood pressure, Injection site bleeding
Available Medicine for Urokinase
- ₹544 to ₹3799Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd4 variant(s)
- ₹270 to ₹4908TTK Healthcare Ltd8 variant(s)
- ₹3560Health Biotech Limited1 variant(s)
- ₹3400 to ₹4667Vhb Life Sciences Inc2 variant(s)
- ₹1190 to ₹3429Life Medicare & Biotech Pvt Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹1752Biosena Lifescience1 variant(s)
- ₹3600Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹3600 to ₹4852Chandra Bhagat Pharma Pvt Ltd2 variant(s)
Expert advice for Urokinase
- 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.
Frequently asked questions for Urokinase
Q. What is Urokinase made from/ found/ produced?
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.