Desirudin
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Desirudin?

(des i ROO din)

• This medicine is used to thin the blood so that clots will not form.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Talk with healthcare provider before using other: aspirin, aspirin-containing products, blood thinners, garlic, ginseng, ginkgo, ibuprofen or like products, pain medicines, or vitamin E.

• Tell dentists, surgeons, and other healthcare providers that you use this medicine.

• You may bleed more easily. Be careful. Avoid injury. Use soft toothbrush, electric razor.

• Use caution to prevent injury and avoid falls or accidents.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Bleeding problems.

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