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1-3 indandione
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Description

1-3 indandione is a type of anticoagulant drug, also known as a blood thinner. It is used to prevent the formation of blood clots, which can lead to serious medical conditions such as stroke, heart attack, and pulmonary embolism.

Common brand names of 1-3 indandione include Coumadin, Jantoven, and Warfarin.

The toxic effects of 1-3 indandione include excessive bleeding, bruising, and anemia. It can also cause nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. In rare cases, it can cause liver damage and allergic reactions. Patients taking 1-3 indandione should be monitored closely for any signs of adverse reactions.

Synonyms
  • 1-3-diketohydrindene
  • 1-3-dioxoindane
  • 1-3-hydrindendione
  • indandione
Classifications
  • anticoagulant
  • indandione
  • pesticide
  • rodenticide
  • vitamin K antagonist

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