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Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

By BHARAT SERUMS & VACCINES LTD
0.4ml Injection in Pre Filled Syringe
350.90*
MRP 427.93
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
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molecules
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Enoxaparin(40.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-COAGULANT

Medical Description

Lonopin 40 mg injection is an anticoagulant medicine. It is used for the prevention and treatment of the formation of blood clots within the blood vessels. It is used during and after orthopaedic surg...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

To prevent blood clot formation during orthopaedic surgery, general surgery and haemodialysis. Prevent formation of a blood clot after a heart attack, angina and to prevent deep vein thrombosis (form...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

If you are allergic to Enoxaparin or any of the other ingredients of this injection. If you are allergic to other anticoagulants such as heparin or nadroparin, tinzaparin or dalteparin. If taking hepa...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

  • Bleeding
  • Allergic reaction
  • Headache
  • Rashes
  • Itching
  • Redness
  • Injection site reaction
  • Elevated liver enzymes
  • Abnormal levels of platelets (low or high)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lonopin 40 mg injection during pregnancy?
A:
This injection can be given to pregnant women. However, careful monitoring for bleeding or increased anticoagulation. This medicine should be discontinued before any anesthetic procedure involving epidural anaesthesia (anesthesia in the spinal column).
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lonopin 40 mg injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Lonopin 40 mg injection can be used by breastfeeding women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Lonopin 40 mg injection?
A:
Lonopin 40 mg injection has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lonopin 40 mg injection?
A:
There is no known interaction between Lonopin 40 mg injection and alcohol. However, discuss with your doctor if you drink too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have ever had an allergic reaction due to the use of heparin (anticoagulant).
  • You have had a heart valve fitted (artificial heart valve).
  • You have an infection of the inner lining of the heart (endocarditis).
  • You have a history of stomach or intestinal ulcers.
  • You have had a recent stroke or have high blood pressure or kidney problems.
  • You have diabetes or problems called diabetic retinopathy (affects blood vessels of eyes).
  • You have had an operation recently on your eyes or brain or spinal surgery.
  • You are elderly (over 65 years old).
  • You have liver problems or are underweight or overweight.
  • You have been told that there are high levels of potassium in your blood.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

How Does It Work?

Lonopin 40 mg works via two mechanisms to prevent or stop the formation of blood clots. It prevents the existing blood clots from getting any bigger and helps your body to break down clots and stops t...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

  • Lonopin 40 mg injection will be given to you in a hospital or clinic by a healthcare expert.
  • Follow any aftercare instructions suggested by your doctor or nurse.
interactions

Interactions of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines that are used to prevent or stop bleeding or can affect bleeding should be discontinued before starting with the therapy with Lonopin 40 mg. Such medicines include aspirin, warfarin, dextran...
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  • Medicines that increase potassium levels such as potassium salts, water pills and some medicines for heart problems should be used cautiously.
  • Tell your doctor if you are going to have a spinal or lumbar puncture or an operation where an epidural or spinal anaesthetic is used.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

Do not store above 25°C. Do not freeze. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Lonopin 40mg Pre Filled Syringe Of 0.4ml Injection

Overdose

Overdose of Lonopin 40 mg injection is unlikely since it is given by a healthcare practitioner or a nurse. Overdose of this injection may lead to bleeding in the body. Inform your doctor if you experi...
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Missed a Dose

The chance of missing a dose is less since this is to be given in a hospital. However, if your doctor or nurse forgets to give a dose of this injection, remind them.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How to take Lonopin injection?

A: Lonopin injection is given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital and clinic. Do not self-inject.

Q: Is Lonopin injection painful?

A: Yes, it can be painful and you may experience swelling and allergy to the site of injection.

Q: What are the uses Lonopin injection?

A: Lonopin injection is used to prevent the formation of blood clots in blood vessels on various conditions such as Deep vein thrombosis, ™ before and after an operation, prevent blood clots from forming when you have unstable angina (where not enough blood gets to your heart) or after a heart attack. It is also used to prevent the formation of blood clots in the dialysis tune (hemodialysis)

Q: What is Lonopin injection?

A: Lonopin injection is an anticoagulant medicine or blood thinner. It contains Enoxaparin as an active ingredient. It prevents the formation of clots and is used for various conditions associated with that.
Last Updated on: 26 Nov 2021 | 05:47 PM (IST)
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