aminocaproic acid - oral, Amicar
GENERIC NAME: AMINOCAPROIC ACID - ORAL (a-MEE-noe-ka-PROE-ik-AS-id)
BRAND NAME(S): Amicar
USES: This medication is used to treat severe bleeding caused by problems with the blood clotting system, which helps you to stop bleeding. Aminocaproic acid works by affecting the blood clotting system, thereby slowing/stopping bleeding after surgery, in some bleeding conditions, or in severe liver disease.
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