Acitrom (Nicoumalone)4mg – 300 tablet

$183.55

Each tablet of Acitrom contains 4 mg of nicoumalone and has 300 tablets per box used to prevent and treat blood clots and reduce heart attacks and strokes.

Active Ingrediant: Nicoumalone
Generic Name: Acitrom
Manufacturer: Abbott
Strength: 4mg
Dosage Type: Tablet
Packaging Type: Foil in Box
Contains: 300 TABLET

Medication Safety Issues

High alert medication:
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) includes this medication among its list of drug classes which have a heightened risk of causing significant patient harm when used in error.

Other safety concerns:
Interferes with hepatic synthesis of vitamin K-dependent coagulation factors (II, VII, IX, X)

Product Availability (US)

Not available in the US

Storage/Stability

Store at 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F).

Adverse Reactions

As with all anticoagulants, bleeding is the major adverse effect of acenocoumarol. Hemorrhage may occur at virtually any site. Risk is dependent on multiple variables, including the intensity of anticoagulation and patient susceptibility. Frequency not defined.

Dermatologic: Skin necrosis (including hemorrhagic forms) (rare)

Genitourinary: Priapism

Hematologic & oncologic: Hemorrhage may occur at virtually any site that may be predisposed to bleeding. Includes cerebral hemorrhage, gallbladder hemorrhage, hematuria, hemophthalmos, hepatic hemorrhage, melena, menorrhagia, metrorrhagia

Hepatic: Hepatotoxicity