Integril 2 is a blood thinner which prevents formation of harmful blood clots. It is used in the treatment of a heart attack and also prevents the clott... View More
Uses of Integril 2
Side effects of Integril 2
How to use Integril 2
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Integril 2 works
Integril 2 is an antiplatelet medication. It works by preventing the platelets from sticking together, thereby decreasing the formation of harmful blood... View More
What if you forget to take Integril 2?
If you miss a dose of Integril 2, please consult your doctor.
Myocardial infarction, Unstable angina, Angioplasty, Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
Intravenous Unstable angina Adult: 180 mcg/kg via IV inj followed by 2 mcg/kg per minute by IV infusion for up to 72 hr. If percutaneous coronary inte... View More
Renal Impairment (CrCl <50 mL/min) ACS: 180 mcg/kg IV, THEN continuous infusion 1 mcg/kg/min PCI: 180 mcg/kg IV, THEN continuous infusion 1 mcg/... View More
Active bleeding, increased risk of haemorrhage including hemorrhagic disorders, cerebrovascular disorders, history of stroke, uncontrolled hypertension,... View More
Mode of Action
Eptifibatide is a cyclic heptapeptide which blocks the platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor thus preventing platelet aggregation and thrombosis.
Discontinue in case of serious uncontrolled bleeding, or if emergency surgery or thrombolytic therapy is required. Hepatic impairment, platelet counts <... View More
1-10% Bleeding (8%),Hypotension (7%),Thrombocytopenia (2.3%),Injection site reaction <1% Hypersensitivity,Intracranial hemorrhage,Pulmonary hemorrh... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category: B Lactation: excretion in milk unknown; use with caution
Increased risk of bleeding w/ heparin, other anticoagulants, antiplatelet & thrombolytic agents.