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Because thrombolytic therapy increases the risk of bleeding, Kinlytic™ (urokinase injection) is contraindicated in the situations listed below (see WARNINGS).
- Active internal bleeding
- Recent (e.g., within two months) cerebrovascular accident
- Recent (e.g., within two months) intracranial or intraspinal surgery
- Recent trauma including cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- Intracranial neoplasm, arteriovenous malformation, or aneurysm
- Known bleeding diatheses
- Severe uncontrolled arterial hypertension
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/7/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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