Enoxaparin

Revision as of 23:13, 29 October 2010 by Robot (talk | contribs) (Created page with "==Treatment== DOSE = 1mg/kg sq bid *No need to monitor PTT and adjust dosages. ==Uses/Benefits== - DVT/PE - equal efficacy - Unstable Angina (better than heparin) - Is...")
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Treatment

DOSE = 1mg/kg sq bid

  • No need to monitor PTT and adjust dosages.


Uses/Benefits

- 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