tranexamic acid

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tranexamic acid

[¦tran·ik¦sam·ik ′as·əd]
(pharmacology)
C8H15NO2 Crystals which soften at 270°C and are soluble in water; used as a hemostatic agent. Abbreviated AMCHA.
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Tranexamic acid (brand names: Cyklokapron, Lysteda) is commonly prescribed to women with menorrhagia.
According to FDA, the ANDA is bioequivalent therefore, therapeutically equivalent to the reference listed drug, Cyklokapron - tranexamic acid injection solution.
He called a doctor out and I was given Cyklokapron to reduce the heaviness of the bleeding.
5 December 2011 - US Mylan Inc (NASDAQ:MYL) said on Friday it had obtained final US approval and had subsequently launched sales of its Tranexamic Acid Injection, a generic version of Pharmacia & Upjohn's Cyklokapron Injection intended for short-term use in hemophilia patients to lower or prevent hemorrhage during and after oral surgery.
TRANEXAMIC acid, which is commonly marketed as Cyklokapron, used by Nicky Henderson, or as Transamin in Asia, is an anti-fibrinolytic drug used to prevent excessive bleeding.
The Seven Barrows handler has been charged with a breach of Rule 53 and Rule 200, in that he "allowed or caused to be administered, or connived at the administration of, tranexamic acid, under the brand name Cyklokapron, to the mare either with the intention of affecting her racing performance or in the knowledge that her racing performance could be affected by such".
The Swedish pharmaceutical company Meda AB said on Friday (2 July) that it had signed an agreement with the Belgian pharmaceuticals company Omega Pharma to acquire the European rights to the tablet formulations of the products Cyklokapron and Cyklo-F.