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Clotawin 250 MG Injection

Manufactured byBestochem Formulations (India) Ltd.
ContainsEthamsylate
Description

Clotawin 250 MG Injection is used to prevent or stop bleeding from small blood vessels or capillaries. It is used to prevent or control the loss of excessive amounts of blood during surgery. It may also be used to treat excessive bleeding during menstrual periods.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Clotawin 250 MG Injection

Ethasyl 250 MG Injection
Fdc Ltd.
Sylate 250 MG Injection
Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Clotawin 250 MG Injection

  • Severe allergic reaction
  • High fever
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin rash
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Pain at the injection site

Uses of Clotawin 250 MG Injection

What is it prescribed for?

  • Menorrhagia
  • Post operative hemorrhage
  • Other conditions with chances of heavy bleeding
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains effective in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women. However, your physician may prescribe this medicine based on your clinical condition.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. However, your physician may prescribe this medicine based on your clinical condition.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients who have a known history of allergy to ethamsylate or any other inactive ingredients present along with the formulation.

Porphyria

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having porphyria, a rare genetic disorder of the blood.

Fibroids

This medicine is not recommended for use in women who are having a non-cancerous tumor in the womb (Fibroids).
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women. However, your physician may prescribe this medicine based on your clinical condition.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. However, your physician may prescribe this medicine based on your clinical condition.
General warnings

Fever

This medicine may cause an increase in body temperature. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience a high fever. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Other medicines

This medicine may interact with other medicines and their interaction may cause severe adverse effects. Hence, it is advised that you report the use of all your medications including any supplements and herbs to the doctor before beginning treatment with this medicine.

Non-malignant fibroid

This medicine should not be used in patients having a non-cancerous tumor in the womb (fibroid). Suitable diagnostic tests should be performed to rule out the presence of fibroids of the womb before treatment with this medicine is initiated.

Missed Dose

Since this medicine is usually administered by a qualified healthcare professional in the clinical/hospital setting, the likelihood of a missed dose is very low.

Overdose

Since this medicine is administered in the hospital setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of an overdose is very less. However, emergency medical treatment will be initiated by the doctor if an overdose is suspected.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

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

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine
Disease interactions

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
This medicine is usually administered in the clinical/hospital setting under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional. Follow all the instructions given by your doctor. Inform the doctor if you have a known allergy to this medicine. Report all your current medicines as well as your medical conditions to the doctor before receiving this medicine.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine acts by stabilizing the walls of the capillaries and acts on platelets to prevent leakage of blood.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Hemostatics

Schedule

Schedule H

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Information on this page was last updated on 2 Jun 2020

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