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Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Overdose: Symptoms of overdose of Enoxaparin is hemorrahage.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
28 years experience Hematology
Lovenox (enoxaparin) overdose: Lovenox (enoxaparin) overdoses can be treated by holding the medication, giving an antidote called protamine, transfusing blood products as needed, an ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Turck
17 years experience Pharmacology
Protamine: Overdose of Lovenox may lead to bleeding, so it is important to manage this medication properly. The antidote for an overdose is protamine and the dos ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Bleeding can kill: Lovenox (enoxaparin) is a blood thinner and when dosed appropriately (based on weight) is very safe and effective for its intended purposes. But anyti ... Read More
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Legal: You need somebody to know all the details. Ask patient's doctor or seek legal consult.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Too complex: Dose of Lovenox (enoxaparin) depends on the reason for administering the drug, and is sometimes dosed based on weight.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
28 years experience Hematology
Lovenox (enoxaparin) & bones: Yes, long-term use of Lovenox (enoxaparin) over many months is known to cause bone loss. If this is a concern, a different anticoagulant shot known as ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Anti-Xa levels: It should be your doctor who prescribe the medication who should decide what to monitor and when to monitor. Lovenox effectiveness can be monitored wi ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Bleeding: Lovenox (enoxaparin) is an anticoagulant/blood thinner and may cause internal or external bleeding. There may be reactions at the site of injection a ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible yes: If the dose is suboptimal or the person is deficient in coagulation factors not affected by Lovenox (enoxaparin) you can still get a blood cloth.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
What is question?: "Using heparin together with enoxaparin may increase the risk of bleeding, including severe and sometimes fatal hemorrhage. Talk to your doctor if you ... Read More

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