Indicated for use with manual compression in adult and pediatric patients as an adjunct to hemostasis in cardiovascular and hepatic surgery when control of bleeding by standard surgical techniques (such as suture, ligature or cautery) is ineffective or impractical.
Not for use in place of sutures or other forms of mechanical ligation in treatment of major arterial or venous bleeding. Not for use in children under one month of age.
Do not apply TachoSil® Fibrin Sealant Patch intravascularly. Intravascular application of TachoSil® Fibrin Sealant Patch may result in life-threatening thromboembolic events. Thrombosis can occur if TachoSil® Fibrin Sealant Patch is exposed intravascularly. Ensure that TachoSil® Fibrin Sealant Patch is applied to the surface of cardiac, vascular or hepatic tissue only.