Disease Information for Aminocaproic acid (Amicar) Administration/Toxicity

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Amino acids serum (Lab)
Trypsin inhibitor (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Cerebral vein thrombosis/phlebitis
Rhabdomyolysis
Thromboembolic disease
Hypercoaguability
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-plasmin effect
DRUG/Fibrinolysis inhibitor medication (example)
DRUG/Hemostatic drug/effect (example)
DRUG/Narrow range of safety (effect/toxic)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Fibrinolytic suppression
Pathophysiology/Hemostasis activation/effect
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
6 Aminocaproic Acid, 6 Aminohexanoic Acid, Acid 6 Aminocaproic, Acid 6 Aminohexanoic, Acid epsilon Aminocaproic, AMINOCAPROIC ACID, Aminocaproic acid chemical, Aminocaproic acid chemical (product), Aminocaproic acid chemical (substance), Aminocaproic acid (product), Aminocaproic acid (substance), AMINOCAPROIC ACID 06, AMINOCAPROIC ACID PREPARATION, AMINOHEXANOIC ACID 06, E amino N caproic acid, epsilon Aminocaproic Acid, Epsilon S, Hexanoic acid 6 amino, Brand name/Amicar (Aminocaproic acid)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 500 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Bolus method/infusion rate (CONFIRM this)
DRUG/Dose liquid/syrup/suspension form
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Infusion option medication
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/Loading dose used medication (ex)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

An antifibrinolytic drug; parenteral use in specialized situations

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