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Uses of Aprotinin
Aprotinin is used in the treatment of:
Aprotinin is used in the prevention of:
- Blood Loss, Surgical
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Aprotinin Brand Names
Aprotinin may be found in some form under the following brand names:
Aprotinin Drug Class
Aprotinin is part of the drug class:
This is not a complete list of Aprotinindrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Aprotinin and Pregnancy
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
The FDA categorizes medications based on safety for use during pregnancy. Five categories - A, B, C, D, and X, are used to classify the possible risks to an unborn baby when a medication is taken during pregnancy.
Aprotinin falls into category B:
There are no well-done studies that have been done in humans with Aprotinin. But in animal studies, pregnant animals were given this medication, and the babies did not show any medical issues related to this medication.
In animal studies, pregnant animals were given Aprotinin, and some babies had problems. But in human studies, pregnant women were given this medication and their babies did not have any problems related to this medication.
Take aprotinin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.
The Aprotinin dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):
- the condition being treated
- other medical conditions you have
- other medications you are taking
- how you respond to this medication
- your weight
- your height
- your age
- your gender
Aprotinin is available in the following doses:
- Aprotinin 10000 Kallikrein Inhibitor Units/ml Injectable Solution
- Fibrin Sealant Topical 10 Ml Topical Kit
- Fibrin Sealant Topical 2 Ml Topical Kit
- Fibrin Sealant Topical 4 Ml Topical Kit
- Fibrin Sealant Topical Topical Solution
Forms of Medication
Aprotinin is available in the following forms:
- Injectable Solution