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A 29-year-old female asked:

Why would my doc suggest clexane for me? i am 7weeks pregnant!my 6week scan showed a healthy baby with 121 heart beat.im also taking 75mg ecosprin b/d

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Important to know: It sounds like you are being treated for a thrombophilia (clotting disorder), antiphospholipid antibodies or recurrent miscarriage. It is imperative that you ask your doctor why you are getting these drugs. This sounds like a high risk pregnancy and you need to make sure you understand the plan, risks and benefits each step of the way. Get involved in your care. Good luck.

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