|Number of Syringe||1 Pre-Filled Syringe|
|Dosage/Strength||60 mg/0.6 ml|
|Drug Type||Anticoagulant Drug|
|Prescription/ Non Prescription||Prescription|
|Usage||Treatment and prevention of blood clots|
Enoxaparin sodium is an anticoagulant medication (blood thinner)Enoxaparin is used to prevent blood clots in the leg in patients who are on bedrest or who are having hip replacement, knee replacement, or stomach surgery. It is used in combination with aspirin to prevent complications from angina (chest pain) and heart attacks.Enoxaparin has predictable absorption, bioavailability, and distribution therefore monitoring is not typically done. However, there are instances where monitoring may be beneficial for special populations, for example individuals with kidney insufficiency or those that are obese
More common side effects:
Bleeding gums.coughing up blood.difficulty with breathing or swallowing.increased menstrual flow or vaginal bleeding.nosebleeds.paralysis.prolonged bleeding from cuts.red or black, tarry stools.