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Lysteda Dosage

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 31, 2020.

Generic name: TRANEXAMIC ACID 650mg
Dosage form: tablet

Recommended Testing Prior to LYSTEDA Administration

Prior to prescribing LYSTEDA, exclude endometrial pathology that can be associated with heavy menstrual bleeding.

Recommended Dosage

The recommended dosage of LYSTEDA for patients with normal renal function is 1300 mg orally three times daily (3900 mg/day) for a maximum of 5 days during monthly menstruation. LYSTEDA may be administered with or without food. Swallow tablets whole; do not chew or break apart.

Dosage Recommendations in Patients with Renal Impairment

The recommended dosage (for a maximum of 5 days during monthly menstruation) in patients with renal impairment with serum creatinine concentration higher than 1.4 mg/dL is described in Table 1.

Table 1. Recommended Dosage of LYSTEDA in Patients with Renal Impairment
Serum Creatinine
(mg/dL)
Recommended Dosage
(maximum of 5 days
during menstruation)
Total Daily
Dose
Above 1.4 and ≤ 2.8 1300 mg two times a day 2600 mg
Above 2.8 and ≤ 5.7 1300 mg once a day 1300 mg
Above 5.7 650 mg once a day 650 mg

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