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Fondared 2.5mg Injection

Manufacturer: Dr Reddy s Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Fondaparinux
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 18, 2019

This injection is an anticoagulant. It helps prevent a blood clot in patients who are scheduled to undergo surgery soon. Also, it is used in combination with warfarin to treat clots in the lungs/legs. It functions by interfering with one of the steps in the development of clots.

On using this injection you may experience side effects such as irritation, skin rash, trouble with sleeping/walking/speaking. Also, reduced appetite, fever, swelling of body parts, hives, chest pain, headache, vomiting, and nausea. If your reactions persist or worsen over time seek medical attention promptly.

The dosage should be prescribed based on your age and condition. The usual adult dose is 5 mg given subcutaneously once daily. The duration of therapy is 5 days.

Following conditions can be restored by utilising this injection

This injection can cause following side effects such as

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This injection is extremely unsafe to be used during pregnancy. Studies carried out on humans and animals have shown significant adverse effects on the fetus. Doctor consultation is recommended in such cases.
  • 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?

    Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment. should not be used in patients with severe renal impairment.
  • 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 Fondaparinux, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of overdose, consult your doctor.

This injection is a synthetic anticoagulant which selectively binds to ATIII and enhances neutralization of coagulation Factor Xa by ATIII, inhibiting the formation of thrombin from prothrombin, which in turn inhibits the formation of fibrin from fibrinogen and stops clot formation.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    This injection interacts with Bleeding, Liver Disease, and Kidney Disease.

    This injection interacts with Bleeding, Liver Disease, and Kidney Disease.
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