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Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

By APRICA PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
Refrigerated
0.6ml Pre Filled Syringe
531.8*
MRP 625.65
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Enoxaparin(60.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-coagulant

Medical Description

Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe is a blood thinner medicine that is used to prevent blood clots in patients suffering from angina. It contains Enoxaparin as its active ingredient. It works by preventing bl
ood clot formation and also prevents blockages in the blood vessels of the body. It is also used as a precautionary medicine for patients who have undergone surgeries. This medicine will be given in the hospital by your doctor or nurse as an injection and the dose and duration will be decided based on the close assessment of your health condition. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from before starting this medicine.
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Uses of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe is used to prevent blood clots and as a precautionary medicine for patients who have undergone surgeries. It is also useful for patients who are suffering from angina, that
is, chest pain due to reduced blood flow to the heart.
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Contraindications of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

  • If you are allergic to Enoxaparin or any other ingredients of the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe.
  • If you are suffering from any blood disorder or have any bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract.

Side effects of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

  • Injection site bleeding
  • Fever
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Bleeding in gums
  • Increased menstrual flow
  • Irritability
  • Fast heartbeat

Precautions and Warnings of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe during pregnancy?
A:
As there is limited information, the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe can be taken by pregnant women only if it is prescribed by a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe while breastfeeding?
A:
Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe should be used while breastfeeding only if prescribed by a doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe?
A:
One of the known side effects of Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe is dizziness. Thus, you should avoid driving if you are feeling dizzy.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe?
A:
The interaction of the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe with alcohol is unknown. Please consult with your doctor for more details.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You have diabetes, liver or kidney-related problems. You have undergone some surgery. You are suffering from any blood-related disease. You recently suffered a stroke or have high blood pressure.

Mode of Action of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

How Does It Work?

Enoxaparin in the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe works as an anticoagulant and helps in preventing blood clots.

Directions for Use of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

  • Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.
  • Reach out to your doctor if you experience any undesirable effects right after taking this injection.

Interactions of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

Interactions with other medicines

  • Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor i
    f you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
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  • Certain medicines such as other blood thinners, pain killers if taken along can increase the risk of bleeding thus, should be discontinued before initiating treatment with the Lifenox.

Interactions with food items

There is no known interaction with food. However, please inform your doctor if you encounter any food interaction with natural blood thinners like ginger, garlic and ginkgo.

Storage and disposal of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

  • Store this injection under the conditions mentioned on the package.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Lifenox 60mg Pfs Inj

Overdose

  • Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely to get an overdose on this medicine.
  • However, if you experience severe bleeding from the gums, nose or anus right after taking this injection, please inform your doctor immediately.
  • A significant overdose of this medicine could even lead to internal bleeding.

Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse about when the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse
might have missed a dose, inform them.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What does the Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe contain?

A: Lifenox Pre-Filled Syringe contains enoxaparin as its active ingredient. It is a blood thinner.

Quick Summary

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ContainsEnoxaparin(60.0 Mg)
UsesPrevent blood clots and chest pain
Side effectsFever, dizziness, diarrhoea, bleeding in gums, increased menstrual flow
Last Updated on: 04 Jun 2021 | 04:39 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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