Difference between revisions of "Enoxaparin"

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==Treatment==
 
==Treatment==
 
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*DOSE = 1mg/kg sq bid
 
 
DOSE = 1mg/kg sq bid
 
 
 
 
*No need to monitor PTT and adjust dosages.
 
*No need to monitor PTT and adjust dosages.
 
 
  
 
==Uses/Benefits==
 
==Uses/Benefits==
 
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# DVT/PE - equal efficacy
 
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# Unstable Angina (better than heparin)
- DVT/PE - equal efficacy
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# Ischemic Stroke - (LMWH benefit at 6 months)
 
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# Prevent prolonged hospitalization
- Unstable Angina (better than heparin)
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# Rapid neutralization with protamine possible
 
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#1:1 mg upto 50 for lovenox in last 8hours
- Ischemic Stroke - (LMWH benefit at 6 months)
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# Renal insufficiency (creatinine >2), liver disease, pregnancy, or obesity
 
 
- Prevent prolonged hospitalization
 
 
 
- Rapid neutralization with protamine possible
 
 
 
1:1 mg upto 50 for lovenox in last 8hours
 
 
 
- Renal insufficiency (creatinine >2), liver disease, pregnancy, or obesity
 
 
 
 
  
 
==Source ==
 
==Source ==
 
 
 
7/2/09 PANI  
 
7/2/09 PANI  
  
 
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[[Category:Drugs]]
 
 
 
 
 
[[Category:Heme/Onc]]
 
[[Category:Heme/Onc]]

Revision as of 17:25, 14 March 2011

Treatment

  • DOSE = 1mg/kg sq bid
  • No need to monitor PTT and adjust dosages.

Uses/Benefits

  1. DVT/PE - equal efficacy
  2. Unstable Angina (better than heparin)
  3. Ischemic Stroke - (LMWH benefit at 6 months)
  4. Prevent prolonged hospitalization
  5. Rapid neutralization with protamine possible
  6. 1:1 mg upto 50 for lovenox in last 8hours
  7. Renal insufficiency (creatinine >2), liver disease, pregnancy, or obesity

Source

7/2/09 PANI