Angiomax Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 250Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Angiomax: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (250mg)

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What is this Medicine?

BIVALIRUDIN is an anticoagulant. It is used in a hospital setting to help prevent blood clots.

In-Depth Information

Angiomax 250mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 652930001
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), Unstable Angina

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Angiomax 250mg Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Angiomax 250mg Powder for Injection

Kidney Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Fluid In Lungs Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Fainting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Bleeding In The Brain Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.1-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
0.1-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Vomiting Incidence:
0.1-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bleeding In The Abdomen Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
0.2-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
0.2-12.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
0.3-0.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Incidence:
0.6-13.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Bruise Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Of Blood Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Retaining Urine Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Pelvic Pain Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
42.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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