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Tranexamic acid (By injection)

Tranexamic Acid (tran-ex-AM-ik AS-id)

Given before tooth removal to prevent or control bleeding episodes in people who have hemophilia.

Brand Name(s):

Cyklokapron, Tranexamic Acid Novaplus

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not receive this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to tranexamic acid, or if you have an eye disorder that causes you to have problems seeing certain colors. You should not receive this medicine if you have a certain type of head injury or bleeding in your brain. You should not receive this medicine if you have an active or a history of blood clots.

How to Use This Medicine:


If a dose is missed:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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