Tissue Plasminogen Activators (Tenecteplase) is in a group of drugs called tissue plasminogen activators (TPAs). It works by causing the body to over-produce a substance called plasmin to dissolve unwanted blood clots. Tenecteplase is used to prevent death from a heart attack (acute myocardial infarction). Tenecteplase may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
What are the possible side effects of tenecteplase (TNkase):
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat
Tell your caregivers at once if you have a serious side effect such as: