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Argatroban




PATIENT INFORMATION

Inform patients of the risks associated with Argatroban Injection as well as the plan for regular monitoring during administration of the drug. Specifically, inform patients to report:

  • the use of any other products known to affect bleeding.
  • any medical history that may increase the risk for bleeding, including a history of severe hypertension; recent lumbar puncture or spinal anesthesia; major surgery, especially involving the brain, spinal cord, or eye; hematologic conditions associated with increased bleeding tendencies such as congenital or acquired bleeding disorders and gastrointestinal lesions such as ulcerations.
  • any bleeding signs or symptoms.
  • the occurrence of any signs or symptoms of allergic reactions (e.g., airway reactions, skin reactions and vasodilation reactions).

Last reviewed on RxList: 12/30/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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