Proper Use

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

A nurse or other trained health professional will give you or your child this medicine in a medical facility. It is given through a needle placed in one of your veins.

This medicine may also be given at home to patients who do not need to be in a hospital or clinic. If you are using this medicine at home, your doctor or nurse will teach you how to prepare and inject the medicine. Make sure you understand all of the instructions before giving yourself an injection.

Your dose may change based on where you are bleeding. Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to.

Swirl the vial gently to dissolve the powder. Do not shake. Do not use the mixed liquid if it is cloudy, discolored, or has particles in it.

Inject the mixed liquid right away.