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Himolan 250mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By KARNATAKA ANTIBIOTICS & PHARMACEUTICALS LTD(KAPL)
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Etamsylate(250.0 Mg)
Therapeutic classification
HAEMOSTATICS

Medical Description

Himolan Tablet is used to stop or reduce bleeding in diseases that lead to excessive bleeding from the small blood vessels of the body. It is also used to prevent excessive bleeding during menstrual p...
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Uses of Himolan 250 MG

Himolan is used for the treatment of excessive blood loss during menstruation and also to reduce the risk of brain haemorrhage in newly born babies.

Contraindications of Himolan 250 MG

  • If you are allergic to Ethamsylate or any of the other ingredients of Himolan Tablet.
  • If you are suffering from any kind of blood disorder.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Himolan 250 MG

  • Headache
  • Skin rashes
  • Nausea

Precautions and Warnings of Himolan 250 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Himolan Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the use of Himolan in pregnancy. Hence, it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Himolan Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information on the use of this medicine during breastfeeding. Hence, it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Himolan Tablet?
A:
Himolan does not affect your ability to drive or use machinery, however, if you experience side effects like dizziness, you should avoid driving or using machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Himolan Tablet?
A:
Although there is no known interaction of alcohol along with this medicine. Still, it is important to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a condition of high/low blood pressure.
  • You have any pre-existing medical condition like liver or kidney-related problem.
  • The newborn child develops a fever after taking this medicine. In such condition, the treatment should be discontinued.

Mode of Action of Himolan 250 MG

How Does It Work?

Ethamsylate in Himolan Tablet acts by inducing the coagulation of blood by making the platelets stick together, hence helps in controlling bleeding from blood vessels.

Directions for Use of Himolan 250 MG

  • Take this medicine as directed by your doctor.
  • It can be taken with or without food. Preferably it should be taken with meals to avoid stomach discomfort.
  • Always take it at the same time every day.

Interactions of Himolan 250 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Himolan Tablet may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how this medicine works.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for a...
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Storage and disposal of Himolan 250 MG

  • Store Himolan at or below 25°C, in a cool dry place.
  • Keep it away from heat and light.
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date.

Dosage of Himolan 250 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine and you experience any adverse effects, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dose to c...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precautions do I need to take before taking this medicine?

A: You should tell your doctor if you are pregnant or trying to be a parent. If you are breastfeeding. If you have a history of allergic reactions to any medicine.

Q: How does the Himolan Tablet work?

A: Blood clotting is a complex process and involves various enzymes in different steps. Ethamsylate helps in arresting bleeding by binding to certain receptors where lysine binds, inhibiting the enzymes that break down these clots. Hence, it helps to stop excessive bleeding.

Q: Can I take Himolan to avoid getting menses?

A: Himolan Tablet is effective only in controlling excessive bleeding during menses and is not recommended for controlling or stopping regular menstrual cycles. It is advisable to consult your gynaecologist for controlling menses.
Product Details
Brand
HIMOLAN
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
14/08/2022

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ContainsEtamsylate(250.0 Mg)
UsesExcessive bleeding
Side effectsHeadache, skin rashes, nausea
Last Updated on: 11 May 2022 | 12:44 AM (IST)
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