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A 23-year-old female asked:

Mom 54 y had complications 2 weeks after 1st dose astraz she had 3 shots lovenox because she was not active, its been a week she seems better but im so worried for heparin & vitt, i heard lovenox has a short-life but is there any risk now?

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Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Dr. Arnold Lentnekanswered
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Risk of what? Thrombus from vaccine or bleeding from heparin? Clot from vaccine VERY rare (<1:1,000,000). So rare that prophylaxis NOT recommended. Bleeding from heparin? Sure, real (and much higher) risk. Effects of Lovenox and heparin dissipate in 12-18 hrs. Would not use unless specifically recommended by doctor

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