tranexamic acid

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tranexamic acid 650 mg Tab | tranexamic acid 500 mg Tab


Common Brand Name(s): Lysteda
Phonetic Pronunciation: (TRAN-ex-AM-ik AS-id)
Information last revised September 2010

What does TRANEXAMIC ACID 650 MG - ORAL look like?


This medication is used to treat heavy bleeding during your menstrual period. Tranexamic acid works by helping the blood clot to prevent and stop prolonged bleeding. It belongs to a class of drugs known as antifibrinolytics. Tranexamic acid is not a hormone. It does not treat other menstrual or pre-menstrual symptoms. It does not stop your period. It is not a form of birth control and does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases.
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