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A drug, C26H42N2O37S5, used in its sodium form in the prevention and treatment of deep vein thrombosis and in the treatment of heart attack and unstable angina.

[enoxa-, origin unknown + -parin, depolymerized heparin suffix (from (he)parin).]
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Patients in the enoxaparin group received 40 mg of enoxaparin the evening before surgery, and once daily thereafter for at least eight days.
1]] Patients receiving edoxaban had a lower incidence of a composite of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) than those treated with enoxaparin (5.
Nearly 7% of those on enoxaparin died, compared with 7.
The researchers gave a sixth group of patients injections of enoxaparin (Lovenox), a derivative of heparin.
A French retrospective study of enoxaparin in 624 pregnancies did not show any osteoporotic fractures.
Enoxaparin was one component of the treatment regimen used.
In ADOPT, Apixaban did not Meet the Primary Efficacy Outcome of Superiority to Enoxaparin for the Endpoint of VTE and VTE-related Death
SAN FRANCISCO -- Enoxaparin, a low-molecular-weight heparin, gave acute ischemic stroke patients significantly better protection against venous thromboembolism when compared with unfractionated heparin in a large, open-label trial presented at the 32nd International Stroke Conference.
A 58-year-old woman with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease had spontaneous bilateral hemothorax and a retroperitoneal hematoma after 4 days of anticoagulation therapy with enoxaparin (1 mg/kg subcutaneously every 12 hours) for suspected pulmonary thromboembolism.
Many women on enoxaparin stop the drug less than 24 hours before labor and end up delivering in pain, without epidural analgesia, noted Dr.
Desirudin reduced major venous thromboembolism (VTE) and post-operative bleeding compared with the standard of care, enoxaparin, in patients with poor kidney function undergoing orthopedic surgery, according to a poster presented at the Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB) meeting.