Polidocanol Injection is used in the treatment of varicose veins, Esophageal varices, Bleeding gastroduodenal ulcers, Superficial venules and telangiectasia.
How it Works
Polidocanol Injection is known as a sclerosing agent. Polidocanol Injection works by locally damaging the endothelium of blood vessels, which leads to platelets aggregation, thereby leading to formation of blood clots as well as scar tissue which in turn reduces the lumen of some enlarged veins.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Polidocanol Injection can include the symptoms below; Injection site pain, Pain in extremity, Thrombophlebitis, Increased hair growth on leg receiving therapy, Numbness or tingling, Dizziness, Slight itching or bruising, Mild headache