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  • dose
  • In patients undergoing hip fracture, hip replacement, or knee replacement surgery, the recommended dose of ARIXTRA is 2.5 mg administered by subcutaneous injection once daily after hemostasis has been established. (rxlist.com)
  • Careful teaching of correct injection technique and dose titration can largely eliminate this problem. (scireproject.com)
  • Suitability of the patient or parent/guardian for subcutaneous home use should be assessed and patients or parent/guardian instructed to inform a healthcare professional before administering the next dose if they experience symptoms of an allergic reaction. (medicines.org.uk)
  • formulation
  • The need for repeated self-injections as well as the inconvenience of having to reconstitute and refrigerate the once-weekly formulation may create a barrier to initial use as well as long-term patient adherence and compliance with therapy ( 6 - 8 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • patients
  • Dublin, Ireland - 30 November 2018 - Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG), the leading global biotechnology company focused on rare diseases, today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted Marketing Authorisation for TAKHZYRO™ (lanadelumab) subcutaneous injection, for routine prevention of recurrent attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in patients aged 12 years and older. (yahoo.com)
  • Depot intramuscular injections are used to improve compliance in psychiatric patients (e.g. the decanoate ester of fluphenazine which is slowly hydrolysed to release active free drug). (yumpu.com)
  • Emergency surgery is the usual treatment, though studies have shown that alert patients with small subdural hematomas can do as well without surgery if monitored closely for signs of worsening. (healthise.com)
  • applies
  • One issue that applies to both kinds of hematomas is that they occupy space - sometimes a lot of it - within the braincase where there isn't a lot of extra space to go around. (healthise.com)
  • site
  • Dispersion is enhanced by massage of the injection site. (yumpu.com)
  • Transport away from the injection site is governed by muscle blood flow, and this varies from site to site (deltoid � vastus lateralis � gluteus maximus). (yumpu.com)
  • pain at injection site. (drugs.com)
  • The most common side effects were any bleeding, postoperative transfusion, transaminase increases, and injection site pain. (drugs.com)
  • In studies of adults and children 2 years of age and older, the most common solicited adverse events were injection-site soreness (56% of adults and 21% of children) and headache (14% of adults and less than 9% of children). (gsksource.com)
  • free
  • In contrast, the bleeding that produces subdural hematomas is more free to spread in the looser space beneath the dura mater and typically runs from the front of the head to the rear. (healthise.com)
  • below
  • Thus, the locations of the two kinds of hematoma are encoded in their names - "epi" is Greek for "upon" and "sub" is Latin for "below. (healthise.com)
  • useful
  • When considering subdural hematomas, it is useful to divide them into acute and chronic varieties, with "acute" meaning the hematoma is new, and "chronic" meaning it has been present for at least three weeks. (healthise.com)