Bivamax 250mg Injection Description:
Bivamax 250mg Injection is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.
Bivamax 250mg Injection is used for heart attack and unstable angina. It is also used in patients undergoing surgery to treat blockages in their blood vessels (angioplasty).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
What is Bivamax used for?
Bivamax is used to prevent the formation of blood clots in patients with chest pain due to heart disease (acute coronary syndromes – ACS) and who have undergone procedures to treat blockages in their blood vessels (angioplasty and/or percutaneous coronary intervention – PCI)
How is Bivamax metabolized?
Bivamax is metabolized by enzymes called as proteases, which break down Bivamax into inactive products
What class is Bivamax?
Bivamax belongs to a class of drugs called parenteral anticoagulant, i.e. it is a blood-thinning agent that prevents formation of blood clots, and is administered by injection
Does Bivamax affect International Normalized Ratio (INR)?
Yes, Bivamax can cause increase in INR, which is a laboratory test to detect the ability of blood to clot. Increased INR indicates decreased clotting of blood
Does Bivamax affect activated clotting time (ACT)?
Bivamax increases the ACT, indicating reduced blood clotting ability