U-Frag Urokinase 20,000 I.U. Injection
WHAT IS U-FRAG 20,000 I.U. INJECTION ?
U-Frag is a thrombolytic (THROM-bo-LIT-ik) drug, sometimes called a "clot-busting" drug. It helps your body produce a substance that dissolves unwanted blood clots.
WHAT IS THE USE OF U-FRAG 20,000 I.U. INJECTION ?
Urokinase is used to treat blood clots in the lungs.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF U-FRAG 20,000 I.U. INJECTION ?
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have signs of bleeding inside your body, such as:
easy bruising or bleeding (nosebleeds, bleeding gums, bleeding from a wound, incision, catheter, or needle injection); bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds; red or pink urine; or sudden numbness or weakness (especially on one side of the body), sudden severe headache, slurred speech, problems with vision or balance.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF U-FRAG 20,000 I.U. INJECTION ?
If possible before you receive urokinase, tell your doctor if you have:
- a history of stroke;
- severe liver or kidney disease;
- eye problems caused by diabetes;
- a blood clot of your heart;
- a recent history of stomach or intestinal bleeding;
- if you are pregnant or have had a baby within the past 10 days