Full instructions, dosage information and potential known side effects are all available in the leaflet that comes with the prescription product. If you require any advice or assistance with placing your order, please donâ€™t hesitate to contact our team.
How do I take/use this medicine?
Take Tranexamic Acid exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
Take it at regular intervals and complete the prescribed course unless otherwise directed. Do not stop taking Tranexamic Acid unless instructed by your doctor.
You may take Tranexamic Acid with or without food. Swallow the tablet whole, with a full glass of water.
What should I take note of while using/taking this medicine?
If you are taking Tranexamic Acid for a long period of time, you may need to have regular eye and blood tests to monitor your eyesight and liver function. Your doctor will advise you if you need to have these tests and how often you need to have these tests.
When should I not use this medicine?
Alert your doctor if you ever had blood clotting problems, for example in your leg or lung. Also alert your doctor if you have heart or kidney disease, or if you ever had a stroke.
Alert your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Are there any restrictions on the type of food I can take?
Why do I need this medicine?
Tranexamic Acid helps to prevent and reduce bleeding. It is used to control bleeding after certain surgical procedures, especially in people whose blood cannot clot properly or takes a longer time to clot. It may also be used to control bleeding in other situations, as decided by your doctor.
What side effects could I experience?
Side effects with Tranexamic Acid are usually not common and may include: nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea. It may also cause dizziness. If you feel dizzy, do not drive or take part in any activity in which you need to be alert.
Rarely, Tranexamic Acid may cause changes to colour vision. If you experience any problems with your eyesight, alert your doctor quickly.
How should I store this medicine?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children.
Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Can I take/use this with other medicines?
Alert your doctor quickly if you are taking any medication that affects blood clotting and if you are taking any of the following medicines:
- birth control pills or hormone replacement therapy (HRT) that contain oestrogen
Inform your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription.