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What is aminocaproic acid used for?

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Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology
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In brief: Antifibrinolytic

Aminocaproic acid (Amicar) is used to promote clots by blocking the breakdown of clots.
It treats conditions that may cause excess bleeding like hemophilia. It is often used during or after surgery to control bleeding.

In brief: Antifibrinolytic

Aminocaproic acid (Amicar) is used to promote clots by blocking the breakdown of clots.
It treats conditions that may cause excess bleeding like hemophilia. It is often used during or after surgery to control bleeding.
Dr. Charles Turck
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Dr. Michael Dugan
Internal Medicine - Hematology

In brief: Aminocaproic acid

Or Amicar (aminocaproic acid) is used to stabilize clot.
If is most commonly presecribed for patients with low platelets and bleeding or for patients with von willebrands disease having minor procedures.

In brief: Aminocaproic acid

Or Amicar (aminocaproic acid) is used to stabilize clot.
If is most commonly presecribed for patients with low platelets and bleeding or for patients with von willebrands disease having minor procedures.
Dr. Michael Dugan
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