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Nicoz 3Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Ajanta Pharma Ltd
Medicine composition: Acenocoumarol
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Nicoz 3Mg Tablet is an anticoagulant medicine, which means that it slows down the clotting of blood. It works by reducing the effects of vitamin K, which is very useful for the process of blood clotting. It prevents unwanted clots from forming due to conditions such as atrial fibrillation, or a heart valve replacement. It is also used to prevent any clots that may have already formed in the blood vessels of your lungs, legs or heart from becoming larger and causing problems.

It is important that your doctor knows if you are pregnant, trying for a baby or breast-feeding, if you have any cuts or wounds, stomach ulcer, recent surgery or a stroke, liver or kidney problems, high blood pressure or bacterial endocarditis. Also inform your if you have any allergies. Mention to him the names of all other medications that you are taking before starting this medicine.

Along with its useful effects, Nicoz 3Mg Tablet causes some harmful side effects but not everyone experiences them. It can cause unusual bleeding or bruising, blood in your urine or stools, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, loss of hair and skin rash.

This medicine is to be taken once a day, as per your doctor’s prescription. Its course usually lasts from six weeks to three months. Some people may also be advised to make long-term use of it.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Hematologist before using this medicine.
  • Bleeding

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

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

    Acethromb 3mg tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Acethromb 3mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution should be used in patients with mild to moderate impaired renal function. Contraindicated in patients with severe renal impairment.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Nicoz 3Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Acenocoumarol, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Nicoz 3Mg Tablet hinders an enzyme or reductase of vitamin K. This results in exhaustion of lowered form of Vitamin KH2 or vitamin K. The process of synthesis of vitamin K puts into action the coagulation of factors such as II, VII, IX and X. it also factors anticoagulant proteins such as C and S that is hindered resulting in lowered prothrombin levels and also a decrease in the quantity of generated thrombin and that is combined to fibrin.

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 Medicine

    Zydol 50Mg Suspension

    Nolvadex 10Mg Tablet

    Zathrin Redimix Suspension

    Pratham 200Mg/5Ml Rediuse Suspension

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