Amicar OverviewAminocaproic acid (also known as ε-aminocaproic acid, ε-Ahx, or 6-aminohexanoic acid) is a derivative and analogue of the amino acid lysine, which makes it an effective inhibitor for enzymes that bind that particular residue. Such enzymes include proteolytic enzymes like plasmin, the enzyme responsible for fibrinolysis. For this reason it is effective in treatment of certain bleeding disorders, and it is marketed as Amicar. Aminocaproic acid is also an intermediate in the polymeriza...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 250mg/ml
- Solution: 1.25g/5ml
- Syrup: 1.25gm/5ml, 1.25mg/5ml
- Tablet: 1gm, 500mg
NDC Database Records for Amicar: (6 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 49411-050 Amicar 500 mg Oral Tablet by Clover Pharmaceuticals Corp.
- 49411-051 Amicar 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Clover Pharmaceuticals Corp.
- 49411-052 Amicar .25 g/ml Oral Solution by Clover Pharmaceuticals Corp.
- 66479-021 Amicar 500 mg Oral Tablet by Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- 66479-022 Amicar 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- 69189-0354 Amicar 500 mg Oral Tablet by Avera Mckennan Hospital