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Styptovit-E 500 MG Tablet

Manufacturer: Dr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Ethamsylate
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: September 16, 2019

This medication is a haemostatic drug that helps in stopping excessive bleeding from capillaries or vessels. Other kinds of bleeding include Neonatal intraventricular haemorrhage, Melena, Hematuria, Epistaxis, Secondary bleeding caused by thrombocytopenia.

The drug functions in the restoration of your capillary endothelial resistance. It improves platelet adhesion by improving it and inhibits the process of biosynthesis. If you miss a dose take it as soon as possible. But if it is already time for your next one, skip the missed dose completely.

The medication is primarily used for the following conditions:

  • Menorrhagia

  • Post Operative Hemorrhage

  • Other Conditions With Chances Of Heavy Bleeding

Following are some of the common side effects that may occur:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The amount of time for which this medicine remains effective in the body is not clinically established.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The amount of time taken for this medicine to show its effect is not established.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Use of this medicine during pregnancy is not recommended.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Use of this medicine by women who are breastfeeding is not recommended.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Styptovit-E 500 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Missed Dose instructions

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next schedule dose then the missed dose should be skipped.
  • Overdose instructions

    Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose with this medicine is suspected.

The drug acts by stabilizing the walls of the capillary and correcting the abnormal adhesion of platelets.

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


    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Alcohol


    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test


    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food


    Information not available.
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