Botropase Pharmacology


About Botropase
Enzyme, aqueous solution of haemocoagulase, Systemic haemocoagulant.
Mechanism of Action of Botropase
Botropase is an aqueous solution of haemocoagulase which containing 0.9% of sodium chloride and is isolated from venom of Bothrops atorox or Bothrops jararaca. It contains two different types of enzymes acting on blood coagulation; of which one has thrombin like action and the other one has thromboplastin like effect. Thus it promotes and accelerates physiological process of haemostasis. It shortens the bleeding time and coagulation time.
Pharmacokinets of Botropase
Onset of Action for Botropase
Duration of Action for Botropase
Half Life of Botropase
Side Effects of Botropase
Contra-indications of Botropase
Arterial and venous thrombosis.
Special Precautions while taking Botropase
Pregnancy Related Information
Use with caution
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
Use with caution
Children Related Information
Use with caution
Indications for Botropase
Various types of internal and external haemorrhages
Interactions for Botropase
Typical Dosage for Botropase
1ml intramuscularly whenever necessary up to 12th hourly or 8th hourly/day
Children: 0.5 to 0.75cc based on requirement and condition of the child.
Schedule of Botropase
Storage Requirements for Botropase
Store in a cool dark place and protects from light.
Effects of Missed Dosage of Botropase
Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Effects of Overdose of Botropase
Treatment is supportive and symptomatic.

Home Delivery for Botropase in Your City

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However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for botropase and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for botropase may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take botropase only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for botropase before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for botropase with the pharmacy.

Botropase is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for botropase might be better known than botropase itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have botropase in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for botropase.