tranexamic acid

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tranexamic acid 650 mg Tab | tranexamic acid 500 mg Tab

TRANEXAMIC ACID 650 MILLIGRAM TABLET - ORAL

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

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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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