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Acitrom 2mg

Drug brand named ACITROM 2MG is manufactured by ABBOTT and mainly contents the generic drug Acenocoumarol.
Package: 20

Active Ingredients of ACITROM 2MG

Acenocoumarol 2 mg

Can we use ACITROM 2MG during pregnency

Pregnancy C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and wellcontrolled studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Can we use ACITROM 2MG during lactation

Lactation L3 There are no controlled studies in breastfeeding women however the risk of untoward effects to a breastfed infant is possible or controlled studies show only minimal nonthreatening adverse effects Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant

For what type of diseases ACITROM 2MG may be prescribed

Venous thrombosis Pulmonary embolism Atrial fibrillation embolisation

What are the known Side Effects of ACITROM 2MG

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking ACITROM 2MG

Potentiates hypoglycaemic agents Bismuth carbonate and Mg reduce absorption Cimetidine allopurinol diuretics and other oral anticoagulants enhance effect vit K reverses effect Potentially Fatal Potentiated by NSAIDs amiodarone antibacterial agents eg cotrimoxazole cephalosporins erythromycin quinolone antibiotics chloramphenicol doxycycline INH and neomycin Rifampicin barbiturates and griseofulvin diminish effect

Significance of ACITROM 2MG

Acenocoumarol is an anticoagulant that functions as a vitamin K antagonist like warfarin

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