Aminocaproic Acid (Amicar)

Product Specs Aminocaproic Acid (Amicar)
Manufacturer Name Mikart, Inc.
Indications Aminocaproic acid is useful in enhancing hemostasis when fibrinolysis contributes to bleeding.
Contraindications Should not be used when there is evidence of an active intravascular clotting process. Where there is uncertainty as to whether the cause of bleeding is primary fibrinolysis or disseminated intra-vascular coagulation (DIC), this distinction must be made before administering.
Manufacturing Methods N/A
Viral Safety Process
Route of Administration Oral or intravenous administration
Product Half-Life 2 hours
Shelf Life 30 months from manufactured date
Storage Requirements
  • Store both solution and tablets at 20°C to 25° (68°F to 77°F) in tight containers.
  • Do not freeze.
  • Available Formulations Oral solution: 0.25g/mL
    500 mg or 1000 mg tablets
    250 mg/mL for intravenous solution

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