Carbazochrome

Latest prescription information about Carbazochrome. Learn how to pronounce the drug’s name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.

Generic Name : Carbazochrome

Pronunciation : kar-baz′ō-krōm

Therapeutic Classification : Antihemorrhagic agents

ICD Code : Y44.9

Trade Name(s): 
India- Obrochrome, Xychrome, Styptocid Forte, Capistat (10 ml), Styptocid (1mg), Styptochrome, Capistat, Styptochrome Inj, Swistat, Haemstat, Siochrome –F, Clot, Klog, Styptindon, Pfichrome. Apricol Forte, Sigmachrome.
International- Adrenostazin.

Other Name : Adrenochrome Monosemicarbazone

Why it is prescribed (Indications) : This medication is an antihemorrhagic agent, prescribed for bleeding disorders.  

When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): 

Hypersensitivity.

Dosage & When it is to be taken : Adult- PO- The recommended dose is 10-30 mg three times per day.
SC/IM- The recommended dose is 10 mg daily.

How it should be taken : It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the large muscle or under the skin.

Warnings and Precautions : 
* Caution should be exercised in elderly people, children, pregnancy and breastfeeding women.

Side Effects : 
Gastrointestinal disturbances, and hypersensitivity.

Other Precautions : 
*Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions : 
Store the medication as directed by your physician.