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Troparin 3000Iu Injection

Manufacturer: Novartis India Ltd
Medicine composition: Certoparin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: November 16, 2019

Troparin 3000Iu Injection is low molecular weight heparin that is used to treat and prevent deep vein thrombosis. It works by actively interfering with the natural blood clotting mechanism that the human body possesses.

It lowers the formation of thrombin, which has an important role to play in the clotting of blood, so as a result, this medication prevents blood clots from forming, and also breaks down blood clots that already exist. Often, this is also used to treat pulmonary embolism.

This medication is not absorbed orally, hence it is administered subcutaneously via injection. This medicine can interfere with other medicines, so it is important to let your doctor know:

  • if you have any kind of kidney impairment, diabetes, problems with metabolism, hypoaldosteronism
  • if you are taking any medicines containing any compound of potassium
  • if you are pregnant or a breastfeeding women, as well as the elderly, need to be particularly careful while using 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.

The medication can treat the below provided problems:

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

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

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. 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 a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of this medication, please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This medication belongs to the class of an antithrombotic drug, which is used to deal with the deep venous thrombosis. Basically, it is a low molecular form of heparin, that gets activated against factor Xa only.

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

    This medication interacts with the following medication which include acetylsalicylic acid, fibrinolytics, ticlopidine, clopidogrel, dipyridamole, oral anticoagulants (dicumarole), hirudin, NSAID, doxorubicin, heparins, tricyclic psychotropic drugs, antihistamines, quinine, nicotine and glyceryl trinitrate.

Ques: What is Troparin 3000Iu Injection?

Ans: This medication is a low molecular weight heparin that is used to treat and prevent deep vein thrombosis.

Ques: How long do I need to use Troparin 3000Iu Injection before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: This medication is to be taken till the time you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Troparin 3000Iu Injection?

Ans: This medication should be taken in the dosage as prescribed by the doctor.

Ques: Should I use Troparin 3000Iu Injection empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication should be taken after food in a prescribed dosage.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Troparin 3000Iu Injection?

Ans: This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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