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Brand name: Novothirteen TM

Active ingredients: catridecacog

What it is used for

NovoThirteen is indicated for routine prophylaxis of bleeding in patients with congenital Factor XIII A-subunit deficiency.

How to take it

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Drug delivery system

No information available

The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous. This medicine or fluids is given through a needle or tube (catheter) inserted into a vein.

Part 2: Injection, powder for

White lyophilised powder to be reconstituted with solvent for injection, clear glass vial

The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous Bolus.

Part 3: Injection, solvent for

Clear colourless liquid in clear glass vial.

The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous Bolus.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
  • Reconstituted Solution see indications for shelf life
  • Refrigerate
  • Protect from Light
  • Do not Freeze
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is Not Scheduled.

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For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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