Active Ingredient(s): Desirudin
FDA Approved: * April 4, 2003
Pharm Company: * CANYON
Category: Blood Thinner (Anticoagulant)

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Iprivask Overview

Hirudin is a naturally occurring peptide in the salivary glands of blood-sucking leeches (such as Hirudo medicinalis) that has a blood anticoagulant property.[2] This is fundamental for the leeches’ habit of feeding on blood, since it keeps a host's blood flowing after the worm's initial puncture of the skin. Contents 1 Structure 2 Biological activity 3 See also 4 References 5 External links Structure During his years in Birmingham and Edinburgh, John Berry Haycra...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 15.75mg, 15mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Iprivask: (3 results)

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  • 0187-0011 Iprivask Subcutaneous Kit by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 42998-715 Iprivask Subcutaneous Kit by Marathon Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 51292-111 Iprivask Subcutaneous Kit by Canyon Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Other drugs which contain Desirudin or a similar ingredient: (1 result)