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Brand name: Prothrombinex-VF TM

Active ingredients: factor ii + factor ix + factor x

What it is used for

Prothrombinex-VF is indicated in - Treatment and perioperative prophylaxis of bleeding in acquired deficiency of prothrombin complex factors, such as deficiency caused by treatment with vitamin K antagonists, or in case of overdose of vitamin K antagonists, when rapid correction of the deficiency is required. - Treatment and prophylaxis of bleeding in patients with single or multiple congenital deficiency of factor IX, II or X when purified specific coagulation factor product is not available (see PRECAUTIONS).

How to take it

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

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

Part 1: Injection, diluent for

Clear and colourless liquid

How to take this medicine: Intravenous

Part 2: Injection, powder for

A white friable solid or powder

How to take this medicine: Intravenous

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

Storage instructions

  • Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
  • 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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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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