Safety in Lactation: Drugs for thromboembolic disorders

18 September 2020Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Parenteral anticoagulants Heparin, low molecular weight…

Chondroitin – what are its drug interactions?

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Can small volume intramuscular injections be given to patients taking oral anticoagulants?

17 September 2018This Medicines Q&A discusses the potential risks associated with the administration of small volume IM injections to patients taking oral anticoagulants. It has been partially…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

SinthromeNovartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd

Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd
Tablets 1mg
A2 · Amber 2No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special precautions for storage.
9 November 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Synonym: Nicoumalone
Vitamin K antagonist
Moderate published evidence of use in breastfeeding
Only negligible amounts in breast milk
No adverse effects reported in breastfed infants
31 July 2020