tranexamic acid 500 milligram tablet - oral, Cyklokapron
GENERIC NAME: TRANEXAMIC ACID 500 MILLIGRAM TABLET - ORAL (TRAN-ex-AM-ik AS-id)
BRAND NAME(S): Cyklokapron
USES: This medication is used short-term in people with a certain type of bleeding disorder (hemophilia) to prevent and reduce bleeding from having a tooth pulled (extraction). It is also used in people with other high-risk bleeding conditions to control bleeding at such times as after surgery or an injury, during heavy nosebleeds, or during heavy menstrual bleeding.Tranexamic acid works by helping the blood clot normally to prevent and stop prolonged bleeding. It belongs to a class of drugs known as anti-fibrinolytics.
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