Thrombolytics

Adverse Effects

  • Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage (see [[Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage]])
  • Hypotension (see [[Hypotension]])
    • Unclear etiology of hypotension: usually resolves with cessation of infusion (restart at 50% of the initial infusion rate)
      • Streptokinase and Anistreplase: incidence of hypotension of 7%
      • TPA: incidence of hypotension of 4%

References

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