ARGATROBAN (ARGATROBAN) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ARGATROBAN

What is the Trade Name for ARGATROBAN

ARGATROBAN

What is the Indication for ARGATROBAN

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE Argatroban is a direct thrombin inhibitor indicated: ‚Ä¢ For prophylaxis or treatment of thrombosis in adult patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) ( 1.1 ) ‚Ä¢ As an anticoagulant in adults patients with or at risk for HIT undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) ( 1.2 ) 1.1 Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia Argatroban Injection is indicated for prophylaxis or treatment of thrombosis in adult patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT). 1.2 Percutaneous Coronary Interventions Argatroban Injection is indicated as an anticoagulant in adult patients with or at risk for HIT undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI).

 

 

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