Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
0.4ml Injection in Pre Filled Syringe
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The composition of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml includes enoxaparin. It is a blood-thinning agent. Blood clots formed can be very dangerous and lead to serious blockages and heart attack.
Uses of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
- Avoids formation of blood clots
- Blood thinner
- In combination with other medicines to prevent problems caused by a heart attack/unstable chest pain
- Decreases the risk of a recurring heart attack in patients with heart problems
Contraindications of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
- High blood pressure
- Allergic to Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
- A decrease in the platelet count in the last six months
- Major bleeding problems
Side effects of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
- The common side effects of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml include headache, bruising, hair loss, bleeding from the nose/gums, etc.
- The other side effects are black stools, vomiting, blood in cough, stomach ache, and increase in liver enzymes.
Precautions and Warnings of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
Can I take the medicine during pregnancy?
This injection might be safe during pregnancy; however, limited information is available, so consult your doctor.
Can I take the medicine while breastfeeding?
A minimal amount of this injection passes into breast milk; hence, it is safe while breastfeeding
Can I drive if I have taken this injection?
It does not affect the ability to drive.
Can I drink alcohol after taking this injection?
There is no known interaction.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- You have an allergy to heparin
- You have an infection in the inner heart lining
- You have high blood pressure
- You have diabetes
- You have a history of gastric ulcer
- You have had a stroke recently
- You have kidney/liver problems
- You have a high concentration of potassium in the blood
Mode of Action of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
How Does It Work?
The medicine stops any existing clots from increasing in size and prevents the formation of any new clot
Directions for Use of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
This injection is not for self administer. Physician or nurse wil help to administer this injection.
Interactions of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
Interactions with other medicines
This injection has numerous interactions with other medicines. Do not take this injection without your doctor's advice.
Interactions with food items
It shows interactions with natural blood thinners such as garlic, gingko, and ginger.
Other general Interactions
There are no known interactions.
Storage and disposal of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
- Store this injection at 25°C.
- Keep away from children.
Dosage of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml
In case of overdose, contact your doctor immediately.
Missed a Dose
Contact your doctor as soon as an if you missed to administer any dose of Lmwx 40mg Injection 0.4ml. Never take double the dose to catch up missed one.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Should I discuss anything with my doctor before taking the injection?
A: Kindly discuss all your medical and surgical conditions with your doctor. Also mention about all the medicines you have been taking such as herbal supplementations, prescribed medicines, and nutritional supplements before taking this injection.
Q: How should I administer this injection?
A: Follow the instructions given by your physician. In case of doubts, contact your doctor.
Q: Should I inject the air bubbles in the medicine?
A: Yes, push the air bubbles at the site of injection if you are administering it at home because removing air bubbles can lead to loss of the medicine.
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 05:41 AM (IST)
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