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Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

By LA PRISTINE BIOCEUTICALS PVT LTD
14 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Tranexamic Acid(500.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
HAEMOSTATICS

Medical Description

Melano Tx Od Tablet contains tranexamic acid as its active ingredient. Tranexamic acid is used to stop bleeding in diseases or conditions that lead to excessive bleeding from the body. Avoid using thi...
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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 Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • Melano Tx Od Tablet is used to reduce excessive bleeding in menses (during periods).
  • To treat abnormal blood loss during or after a surgical procedure.
  • To reduce bleeding from the nose known as epistaxis.
  • To control internal bleeding in the body due to an abnormal blood clotting mechanism.
  • During and following tooth extractions in patients suffering from a bleeding disorder named haemophilia.
contraindications

Contraindications of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Tranexamic acid or any other ingredients of Melano Tx Od Tablet.
  • If you have kidney diseases.
  • If you have a history of convulsions or fits.
  • If you have blood disorders known to increase blood clotting tendency.
  • If you are currently having an episode or a history of different diseases arising because of clot formation in the body called thromboembolic diseases. E.g. Heart attack or paralysis due to clot in bl...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • Back pain
  • Bone pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Blurred vision
  • If you are allergic to this medicine, signs of an allergy like rashes, itching, red swollen blistered skin with or without fever may be seen
  • The signs of severe allergy may include breathlessness, hoarseness of voice, swelling of lips and mouth and rarely abdominal pain
  • Rarely, convulsions or fits
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Melano Tx Od Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using this medicine as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if it is considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Melano Tx Od Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes into the breastmilk in a small amount. If a breastfeeding mother requires tranexamic acid, it is not a reason to discontinue breastfeeding. However, close monitoring and medical supervision of the breastfed infant is recommended until more data regarding safety becomes available. It is advisable to consult a doctor before initiating the medication during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Melano Tx Od Tablet?
A:
This medicine does not directly affect alertness levels. However, one should watch out for signs of blurring of vision or loss of colour vision, which may appear as a side effect of this medication. Hence, regular eye check-ups are recommended in patients taking long-term treatment with tranexamic acid.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Melano Tx Od Tablet?
A:
There is no data regarding interactions between this medicine and alcohol. However, this does not rule out the possibility of interaction and it is better to avoid alcohol consumption.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from kidney diseases.
  • You are passing blood in the urine.
  • You are taking oral contraceptive pills.
  • You have a history of blood clots in blood vessels or with a family history of the same.
  • You are suffering from excessive menstrual bleeding or irregular periods.
  • If you experience visual disturbances, you should stop the medications and consult your doctor immediately.
  • You may require regular eye checks if you are consuming this medicine for a long time on a doctor's prescription.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Blood clotting is a complex process and involves various enzymes in different steps. Tranexamic acid is a structural analogue of an amino acid lysine which is important for the blood clotting process....
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

Take this medicine as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, crush or chew the medicine. You should take this medicine regularly, at the same time and withou...
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interactions

Interactions of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interactions.
  • The effect of Melano Tx Od Tablet will be reduced if taken along with blood thinners (like warfarin, heparin) which are medicines that inhibit clot formations.
  • An additive effect may be seen if the patient is taking medications that increase blood clot formation (like aprotinin).
  • Oral contraceptive pills, when taken with this medicine, may promote blood clot formation which can be harmful, leading to blockage of blood vessels by abnormal clot formation. Inform your doctor if y...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

Store this medicine in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused medicin...
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dosage

Dosage of Melano Tx Od Strip Of 14 Tablets

Overdose

  • If you accidentally end up taking a dose higher than that prescribed, you may experience symptoms like feeling sick, nausea and vomiting or be dizzy or light-headed upon standing. A headache may also ...
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  • If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • Missing a dose of this medicine may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment.
  • If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.

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: Can cough syrup be taken with Melano Tx Od Tablet?

A: This medicine is a relatively safe medication and the use of cough syrup along with it has not been reported to cause any adverse effects. However, in case of any signs of sickness after the consumption of these medicines together, consult your doctor immediately.

Q: What medicines can be used for controlling heavy bleeding during menses?

A: This medicine will usually be the first line of management of heavy bleeding. However, other treatment options like oral contraceptive pills, intrauterine contraceptive devices or hormones may also be given to regulate cycles. The doctor will take into consideration various factors like your age, family planning status, sonography reports and hormone levels to decide the most appropriate line of management for you.

Q: Can I take progesterone and Melano Tx Od Tablet together?

A: Melano Tx Od Tablet is usually prescribed to control excessive bleeding during menses. Your dose will be escalated based on the severity of your symptoms. However, for women who have repeated heavy cycles and other signs of hormonal imbalance, Progesterone pills maybe started to regulate the hormonal imbalance. This shall be done after evaluating your menstrual cycle, medical history and hormone levels by your gynaecologist.

Q: Can I take this medicine to avoid getting menses?

A: The menstrual cycle is regulated by various female hormones like estrogen, progesterone and luteinizing hormone. Other hormones like prolactin and thyroid hormones also indirectly affect menstrual cycles. This medicine 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.

Q: For how many cycles can Melano Tx Od Tablet be taken?

A: If you are suffering from repeated heavy menstrual cycles, it is advisable to consult a gynaecologist. Though this medicine will control the excessive blood flow, it does not correct the underlying hormonal imbalance or other conditions that are responsible for causing the excessive flow. Hence, it is better to consult your gynaecologist and get a check-up done.

Q: Can Melano Tx Od Tablet help me to get relief from stomach pain during menses?

A: Stomach pain during menses is induced as the uterus contracts strongly giving rise to uterine cramps. Menses result from the shedding of the inner uterine lining that leads to the formation of various chemical mediators. These mediators induce abdominal cramps. This medicine does not inhibit the action of these mediators and hence as such does not have a direct pain killer effect. This medicine is basically used to control bleeding. However, as the bleeding subsides, the pain slowly reduces.

Q: Can Melano Tx Od Tablet be used to control post-menopausal bleeding?

A: Post-menopausal bleeding is never considered normal. There is always an underlying disorder that leads to post-menopausal bleeding. It is important first to diagnose the disorder and treat it for the same. Post-menopausal bleeding should never be ignored and a gynaecologist should be immediately consulted.
Last Updated on: 25 Aug 2021 | 07:10 PM (IST)
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