Tranexamic Acid - Heavy Periods

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Tranexamic acid is a non-hormonal medication commonly prescribed to help control bleeding, often to women who suffer from heavy menstrual (period) bleeding, also known as Menorrhagia. Suitable patients may be able to buy Tranexamic Acid online for heavy periods from our UK pharmacy after the completion of our online consultation. You have the option to select next day delivery and have the medication delivered straight to your door. Please note, we can only prescribe this medication if you've been prescribed it before from your own GP or another healthcare professional.

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  • Relief from heavy periods
  • Reduces excessive menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia)
  • Alternative treatment that doesn't contain hormones
  • Genuine UK medication

What is Tranexamic Acid for?

Please note: We CANNOT supply this medication if you are taking the contraceptive pill due to a high risk of DVT. In this case you will need to see your own doctor. 

Please note: You must have taken this medication before in order to buy Tranexamic Acid online from us.

Please note: You must have previously been prescribed this medication from either your own doctor, nurse or specialist consultant to order Tranexamic Acid without prescription from us.

Tranexamic Acid belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytic drugs. These are used to stop or reduce unwanted bleeding. According to the NHS, there are key facts to take into account in respect of Tranexamic Acid:

  • You'll usually take Tranexamic Acid 3 times a day for a few days at a time.
  • It can take up to 24 hours for the medicine to work fully.
  • You can take the medication with or without food.
  • Most people do not have any side effects when taking Tranexamic Acid.

How does Tranexamic Acid work?

When you bleed your body forms clots to stop the bleeding. In some people these break down causing too much bleeding. Tranexamic Acid workings by stopping these clots dissolving and so reduces unwanted bleeding. Tranexamic Acid is a very effective option in the treatment for heavy periods.

When you buy Tranexamic Acid online, it is very effective for reducing the heavy bleeding, however will not stop the period altogether.

How long does Tranexamic Acid last for?

After you buy heavy period treatment Tranexamic Acid, it is normally only taken for a short time to treat excessive bleeding. Women usually take this medicine for 4 days for heavy periods.

How to take Tranexamic Acid

When you order Tranexamic Acid tablets online for heavy periods, always read the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) before taking the medicine. This is a prescription-only treatment and you should always follow the instructions from your own doctor.

However, the PIL states that the recommended dosage for Menorrhagia (heavy periods) is 2 tablets 3 times daily as long as needed for up to 4 days when menstruation has started.

Your medicine should always be taken with a glass of water. After you buy treatment for heavy periods, the tablets should be swallowed whole. Do not crush or chew them.

What are the possible side effects of Tranexamic Acid?

Side effects are rare, and most people don’t get any. Possible side effects may vary from one person to the next, as with any medication. You should always read the manufacturer’s Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) before taking this or any other medication.

This will give you important instructions on how and when to take the medication, as well as any possible side effects of the drug.

How we package your order

Your medication is placed inside a plain delivery box* for protection, then sealed inside a special tamper-proof Royal Mail envelope before being dispatched from our in-house pharmacy.

  • Discreet plain packaging / No mention of medication
  • Our minimum sized delivery box* to protect the medication in transit is: W - 18cm, H - 6.5cm, D - 8.5cm
  • Royal Mail Tracked 24 or 48 hr (UK addresses)
  • Royal Mail Special Delivery Before 1pm (UK addresses)
  • Royal Mail Local Collect (UK addresses)
  • Royal Mail International Signed For (Overseas addresses)
  • Some delivery types will require you to sign for the parcel
  • Some delivery types will require you to show Photo ID for the parcel
  • Find out more information about delivery types here
How It Works
Three easy steps
1. Select treatment

Relax and at your own convenience, hassle-free, choose your medication on any device from anywhere.

2. Complete online consultation

Confidentiality assured as our prescribers check your form, and a safe and secure checkout is guaranteed.

3. Next day discrete delivery

Our pharmacists dispense your treatment conveniently to your home or work so you never have to miss a delivery.

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