Drug Strengths: Urokinase 750000 IU and 100000 IU Vial
Physical Form: Injection Lyophilized Powder
Function: Thrombolytic agent.
It is clinically as a thrombolytic agent in the treatment of severe or massive deep venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, myocardial infarction, and occluded intravenous or dialysis cannulas. It is also administered intrapleurally to improve the drainage of complicated pleural effusions and empyemas.