anisindione oral, Miradon
GENERIC NAME: ANISINDIONE ORAL (an-iss-en-DYE-own)
BRAND NAME(S): Miradon
USES: This medication is a blood thinner which helps prevent blood clots.
HOW TO USE: Take this by mouth exactly as prescribed. Try to take this at the same time each day so you remember to take it. Your dose may be adjusted initially to determine the proper dose for you. Follow dosing instructions closely. Do not stop taking this without your doctor's approval.
SIDE EFFECTS: Stomach upset or headache may occur as your body adjusts to the medication. If these effects become bothersome, inform your doctor. Notify your doctor if you experience: unusual bleeding or easy bruising, shortness or breath, swelling, blood in the urine or stools, skin rash. This medication may cause urine to turn orange-red in color. This is not harmful and will disappear when the medication is stopped. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
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