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Artiss Duo Set

Generic name: fibrin sealant topical [FYE-brin-SEE-lant-TOP-i-kal]
Brand names: Artiss, Tisseel, Artiss Duo Set, Artiss Duploject, Tisseel Duploject Kit, Tisseel Valupak Kit
Classification of drugs: Miscellaneous coagulation modifiers

What is the Artiss Duo Set?

Sealant for Fibrin is made up of two components from the plasma of humans, which work in tandem to help the blood form a clot.The Artiss Duo Set can be used to control bleeding after surgery in cases where other options to close a wound or an incision (such as bands, stitches, or even heat) are not available. The medicine can be used to help prevent bleeding from a wound that has been caused by stomach tissue after surgery, such as a colostomy.The Artiss Set can be utilised to help skin tissue connect when undergoing skin grafts as well as cosmetic surgery.The Artiss Duo Set could also be used for other purposes not covered in this medication guide.

Side effects of Artiss Duo Set

Take immediate medical assistance. If you are experiencing symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction, such as the appearance of itching, hives, and redness, numbness or sensation of tingling, nausea, vomiting, feeling lightheaded, rapid or slow heartbeats, wheezing, chest tightness, difficulties breathing, swelling of your lips, face, or tongue,Fibrin sealant may be applied using a spray device that makes use of gas pressure. The high pressure can trigger the release of gas or air within the skin tissue, which will then spread through the body. This is more likely to occur when settings with high pressure are not properly employed by a health professional when spraying fibrin sealant. Gas or air that is trapped inside the body could cause life-threatening or serious consequences. Consult your physician about the possibility.

Inform your carers immediately. If you suffer from:

  • Discomfort in the chest, cough, trouble breathing, and gasping for air;
  • Confusion, agitation, panic, and extreme fear;
  • A sudden feeling of numbness or weakening (especially on an individual side);
  • Abrupt, intense headache that is sudden and severe with slurred speech, issues with balance, or vision;
  • Blue-coloured appearance of your skin or lips;
  • Nausea, dizziness, or spinning sensations;
  • A feeling of lightheadedness, as if you're about to pass out
  • Itching, redness, or irritation; as well as slow recovery of the wound or the area being treated;

Common adverse consequences associated with the artiss duo set may include:

  • Itching
  • Swelling or bleeding.

This isn't a complete list of all the side effects. Other effects may also be present. Contact your physician to seek medical advice on the effects. You can report any adverse reactions to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Similar/related drugs

Tisseel, Evithrom, TachoSil, Thrombin-JMI, and Topical Thrombin


It is not recommended to use the Artiss Duo Set if you are allergic to cows or products derived from cows.

Before you take this drug

It is not recommended to use the Artiss Duo Set if you are allergic to cows or any products made of cows.It's not clear if the Artiss Duo Set will harm the unborn baby. Inform your doctor that you are expecting.It isn't known if fibrin sealant can be absorbed by breast milk or the risk to breastfeeding babies. Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding a child.

How to take Artiss Duo Set?

The Artiss Duo Set can be dropped or sprayed onto the skin that is affected or the surgical site. The Artiss Duo Set is applied by a health specialist in a medical or surgical setting.The Artiss Duo Set is made of human plasma (a part of blood), which could be contaminated with infections and viruses. Plasma donated is examined and treated to decrease the possibility of it containing infectious agents; however, there is a slight chance that it can carry the disease. Discuss with your physician the dangers and benefits of this treatment.Certain people experience symptoms of a virus after treatment with Artiss Duo Set. Contact your physician when you are experiencing flu-like symptoms like fever, colds, fatigue, and a swollen nose. It is possible to experience joint discomfort and an itch on your facial rash within 2 weeks of the onset of influenza symptoms.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Because you'll be receiving the Artiss Duo Set in a professional setting, you're unlikely to be able to miss the dosage.

What happens if I overdose?

Because Artiss Duo Set is applied by a health specialist in a medical environment, the risk of an overdose is less likely to be a problem.

What should be avoided?

Follow the instructions of your physician regarding restrictions on food, drinks, food, or any activity.

Interaction with other drug

It's unlikely that any other medication you take in the form of injections or orally will affect the fibrin sealant that is applied topically. However, a variety of drugs may interfere with each other. Inform your health professionals about the medicines you take, such as prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal remedies.