Ecokinase Injection is used for the treatment of blood clots in the blood vessels, helping them to dissolve and enhance the smooth circulation of blood in the body. It is an emergency treatment that is administered to save the life of a patient who has just had a cardiac arrest. The medicine is known to be helpful in case of deep vein thrombosis in the legs, or pulmonic embolism, that is the formation of blood clots inside the lungs. Ecokinase Injection may also treat any thickening or solidifying of blood inside the catheter that is inserted into blood vessels. The medicine is available only on prescription. You must take your doctor’s advice if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy any time soon or a breastfeeding mother. You must make the doctor of any allergies that you may have to drugs, food or any other substances. It is important to also let your doctor know if you are on any other kind of prescription drugs, or dietary supplements that you may be taking, as a number of drugs may interact with Ecokinase Injection and create unwanted complications. Ecokinase Injection must be administered with caution in patients suffering from high blood pressure, kidney, liver or lung complications.
Is It safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Stpase 1500000iu injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Are there any missed dose instructions?If you miss a dose of Streptokinase, please consult your doctor.
Ecokinase Injection exerts its thrombolytic action by combining with the inactive plasminogen and converting it into the active enzyme plasmin by breaking the Arg/Val bonds in plasminogen. Plasmin in turn breaks down the fibrin matrix of blood clots.
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