Preventive and therapeutic effects of tranexamic acid on postpartum bleeding

Samaneh Solltani; Masoumeh Mirteimouri; Ameneh Movahedian; Nushin Chalakinia

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 37-41

  Postpartum hemorrhage is among the leading causes of maternal mortality throughout the world. Severe blood loss contributes to  the increased blood transfusion risk with its concerned inherent adverse events and therefore increased rate of emergency re-operative interventions such as arterial ligation ...  Read More

The effect of Tranexamic acid on cardiac surgery bleeding

Mohammad Esmaeelzadeh; Shahram Amini

Volume 1, Issue 1 , February 2014, , Pages 7-11

  Serious bleeding in cardiac surgery leads to re-exploration, blood transfusion and increases the risks of mortality and morbidity. Using the lysine analogous of antifibrionlytic agents are the preferred strategy to suppress the need for transfusion procedures and blood products. Although tranexamic acid ...  Read More