Lofh

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Heparin (5000 IU)

Prescription Required

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Lofh

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Heparin (5000 IU)

Prescription Required

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Lofh Information

Lofh is a prescription drug, available for use as Injection. Deep Vein Thrombosis are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Lofh have also been explained below.

The right dosage of Lofh depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Lofh as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Lofh are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Lofh is Safe for pregnant women and Unknown for women who are breastfeeding. Further, the section on Lofh related warnings talks about Lofh's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Lofh is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Thrombocytopenia and ITP, Peptic Ulcer, Kidney Disease are examples of such conditions. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Lofh contraindications section.

Drug reaction of Lofh with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Lofh is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.

  1. Lofh Benefits & Uses
  2. Lofh Dosage & How to Take
  3. Lofh Side Effects
  4. Lofh Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Lofh with Other Drugs
  6. Lofh Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Lofh
  8. Lofh Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Lofh Benefits & Uses

Lofh is used to treat the following -

  1. Thrombophlebitis
  2. Pulmonary Embolism
  3. Angina
  4. Heart Attack
  5. Deep Vein Thrombosis Primary

Lofh Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Lofh

Heparin

Lofh Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Lofh is used -

  1. Bleeding Rare
  2. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  3. Numbness or tingling
  4. Confusion
  5. Blurred vision
  6. Rapid breathing
  7. Tachycardia
  8. Increased Liver Enzymes
  9. Bone Fracture
  10. Chills

Lofh Related Warnings

Is the use of Lofh safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Lofh safely.

Safe

Is the use of Lofh safe during breastfeeding?

In the absence of any scientific study about the side effects of Lofh in breastfeeding women, information on safety of Lofh is unavailable.

Unknown

What is the effect of Lofh on the Kidneys?

Lofh rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Lofh on the Liver?

Lofh is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Lofh on the Heart?

Lofh is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Lofh with Other Drugs

Lofh should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Warfarin

Aspirin

    Amiloride

    Aliskiren

    Lofh Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Lofh unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Thrombocytopenia and ITP
    2. Allergy
    3. Liver Disease
    4. Heart Disease
    5. Peptic Ulcer
    6. Kidney Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about Lofh

    Is this Lofh habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Lofh has not been reported.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    Lofh does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Yes, Lofh is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Lofh cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

    Lofh Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Lofh

    There is no information on the effects of taking Lofh with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Lofh

    Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Lofh.

    Unknown

    Lofh FAQs

    Question about 2 years ago

    How to take Lofh?

    Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS , General Physician

    Lofh injection is given by your doctor or nurse. Do not take it by own. The topical dosage form of this drug is applied 2 times a day and should be applied at the same time everyday, Do not apply more or less than the prescribed by the doctor

    Question over 1 year ago

    Does Lofh cause bleeding?

    Dr. Manoj Meena MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Lofh may cause bleeding. It is an uncommon side effect of this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor immediately

    Question over 1 year ago

    Can I take Lofh with aspirin?

    Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    No, do not take Lofh with aspirin, because it may increase the chance of bleeding. You are always recommended to consult with your doctor before taking this drug combination.

    Question over 1 year ago

    Does Lofh cause osteoporosis?

    Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

    Yes, long term use or overdose of Lofh can cause osteoporosis because Lofh increases the reabsorption of bone by decrease the function of osteoblast function and raise the level of osteoclasts.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    How long can I safely use Lofh?

    Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

    Take Lofh as advised by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed by your doctor.

    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
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