Enoxaparin: Difference between revisions

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#Redirect [[Low Molecular Weight Heparin]]
*Trade name = Lovenox
*A Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH)
*DOSE = 1mg/kg sq bid
*No need to monitor PTT and adjust dosages.
# DVT/PE - equal efficacy
# Unstable Angina (better than heparin)
# Ischemic Stroke - (LMWH benefit at 6 months)
# 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 ==
7/2/09 PANI


Revision as of 07:00, 21 October 2011