Pharmacokinetics of Tranexamic Acid (TXA) in Children Undergoing Repair of Congenital Heart Defects Utilizing Cardiopulmonary Bypass
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The purpose of this study is to measure blood levels of TXA in children having cardiac surgery which requires cardiopulmonary bypass. TXA is used to reduce bleeding during surgery. This study will help determine if the current dosing of TXA results in therapeutic blood levels.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
up to 21 Years (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Children with congenital heart defects having cardiac surgery requiring cardiopulmonary bypass
congenital heart disease requiring surgical repair with cardiopulmonary bypass