Each vial contains 60,000 IU of urokinase and also contains 40 mg of human serum albumin as inactive ingredient.
UROKINASE-Green Cross Inj. 60,000 IU is a sterile lyophilized preparation of urokinase isolated and purified from fresh human urine.
Urokinase is a plasminogen activator present in traces within human urine.
UROKINASE-Green Cross Inj. 60,000 IU, prepared by isolation and purification from human urine while still intact, has a minor antigenicity and toxicity and has been broadly used as a remedy for various types of thrombosis and embolism. Thus, its usefulness has been confirmed.
UROKINASE-Green Cross Inj. 60,000 IU is available as a white or pale yellowish lyophilized preparation of urokinase extracted, separated and purified from fresh human urine. This product has been processed by heat treatment at 60°C for 10 hours in order to inactivate pathogenic viruses which may contaminate the source urine. It is freely soluble in 5% glucose injection or in physiological saline and yields a clear injectable solution.
pH: 6.5-7.5 (when reconstituted with physiological saline into 6,000 IU/ml).
Osmotic pressure ratio (to physiological saline): approx. 1 to 2.
Molecular weight: 54,000.