くすりのしおり

Injection
Published: 9/2009

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
KaytwoN Intravenous Injection 10mg
 Active ingredient:
Menatetrenone
 Dosage form:
injection
 Print on wrapping:

Effects of this medicine

This medicine stops vitamin K deficiency-induced bleeding, or makes the bleeding less likely to occur.
It is usually used to treat the following diseases and symptoms caused by vitamin K deficiency: hypoprothrombinemia due to biliary obstruction etc., neonatal hypoprothrombinemia, hypoprothrombinemia during administration of coumarin anticoagulants, and rodenticide poisoning.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (rash, itch, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you, your parents or your brothers/sisters have predisposition for allergic symptoms, such as asthma, rash and hives.
    If you have cirrhosis.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • This medicine is injected intravenously once to several times a day.
  • The treatment span will depend on your response to the treatment and your symptoms as well as on the results of tests that will be performed as needed to examine how easily your blood clots.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include rash. If any of the symptom occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.