What is the role of antifibrinolytics in the treatment of hemophilia A?

Updated: Jan 14, 2019
  • Author: Douglass A Drelich, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Answer

The following antifibrinolytics are used in addition to FVIII replacement for oral mucosal hemorrhage and prophylaxis:

  • Epsilon aminocaproic acid (Amicar)

  • Tranexamic acid (Cyklokapron, Lyseda)


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