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Thursday, October 1, 2020

TXA vía IM

 
St. Emlyn´s - By Simon Carley - October 1, 2020
"This week the British Journal of Anaesthesia published a paper on the use of IM TXA, and whilst this is an early and relatively small trial it’s worthy of a look as it may be the beginning of a change in trauma care...
The headline data is that all the patients showed effective absorbtion of TXA through the IM route. The authors state that the time to reach therapeutic concentrations (5 or 10 mg L1) after a single intramuscular TXA 1 g injection are 4 or 11 min, with the time above these concentrations being 10 or 5.6 h, respectively..."