Sunday, 6 October 2013

Marevan




Generic name/Active ingredient: Warfarin 1mg (Brown), 3mg (Blue), 5mg (Pink)
Trade name: Marevan
Dosage form: Tablet
Drug classification: Anticoagulants, Vitamin K antagonist
Legal classification: POM
Company: GlasoSmithKline
Commonly used for: Prophylaxis of systemic embolisation in patients w/ rheumatic heart disease &atrial fibrillation; post-insertion of prosthetic heart valves. Prophylaxis & treatment of venous thrombosis & pulmonary embolism. Transient cerebral ischaemic attacks.