Streptase

Active Ingredient(s): Streptokinase
FDA Approved: * October 15, 1997
Pharm Company: * AVENTIS BEHRING
Category: Blood Clotting (Hemostasis)

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



Streptase Overview

Streptokinase (SK) is a thrombolytic medication and enzyme.[1] As a medication it is used to break down clots in some cases of myocardial infarction (heart attack), pulmonary embolism, and arterial thromboembolism.[2] The type of heart attack it is used in is an ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).[3] It is used by injection into a vein.[2] Side effects include nausea, bleeding, low blood pressure, and allergic reactions.&...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Streptokinase
  • Injection: 1,500,000unit, 250,000unit, 750,000unit
  • Vial: 1,500,000iu/vial, 250,000iu/vial, 750,000iu/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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