Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Vitamin K

Synonym(s): Konakion, Vitamin K1, Phytomenadione, Phytonadione

Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

Name

  • Phytomenadione.

Uses

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Indications

  • Phytomenadione is vitamin K1.
  • It is used in the management of vitamin K1 deficiency in patients with fat malabsorption, hypoprothrombinemia secondary to the ingestion of anticoagulant rodenticides Warfarin, or other vitamin K1-dependent clotting factor abnormalities.

Administration

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Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • BSAVA Small Animal Formulary. Ramsey I (2017) 9th edn. 

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