Síguenos en Twitter     Síguenos en Facebook     Síguenos en Google+     Síguenos en YouTube     Siguenos en Linkedin     Correo Grupsagessa     Gmail     Yahoo Mail     Dropbox     Instagram     Pinterest     Slack     Google Drive     Reddit     StumbleUpon     Print

SOBRE EL AUTOR **

Mi foto
FACP. Colegio de médicos de Tarragona Nº 4305520 / fgcapriles@gmail.com

WORLD EMERGENCY MEDICINE SOCIETIES

Cranial Nerve VI Palsy Emergency

Buscar en contenido

Contenido:

sábado, 9 de julio de 2016

Topical Tranexamic Acid for Epistaxis or Oral Bleeds

R.E.B.E.L. EM - Emergency Medicine Blog
R.E.B.E.L.EM - July 14, 2015 - By Waye V
Topical Tranexamic Acid for Epistaxis or Oral Bleeds
"Recently, there has been a lot of buzz about the use of topical tranexamic acid for epistaxis or oral bleeds on multiple social media platforms. Everyone seems so happy that it works so well, but we thought we would look through the literature and see what the evidence for use of topical tranexamic acid (TXA) is and how best to compound it for these clinical dilemma. We performed a PubMed, and Ovid search using the terms “topical” AND/OR “oral solution” AND/OR “intranasal” PLUS “tranexamic acid” to answer our questions at hand.
Clinical Questions:
  • What is the literature regarding the use of topical tranexamic acid for epistaxis or oral bleeds?
  • How should it be compounded and administered safely and effectively?"