Faximab 10mg Injection Description:
Faximab 10mg Injection is an antiplatelet medication. It works by preventing platelets from sticking together which decreases the formation of harmful blood clots.
Faximab 10mg Injection is used in the treatment of unstable angina. It is also used in patients undergoing surgery to treat blockages in their blood vessels (angioplasty).
Bleeding, Low blood platelets.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Faximab a Gpiib/iiia receptors antagonist?
Yes, Faximab is a Gpiib/iiia receptor antagonist
How does Faximab work?
Faximab works by binding to blood cells called platelets which are responsible for formation of blood clots.
Is Faximab is a monoclonal antibody?
Yes, Faximab is a murine monoclonal antibody
What is Faximab used for?
Faximab is used in combination with other blood thinner drugs to prevent formation of blood clots during and after angioplasty (dilatation of narrowed lumen of blood vessels). It is also used to lower the risk of heart attack before angioplasty in patients with unstable angina (chest pain at rest due to reduced blood supply to heart)