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Can longterm use of Coumadin (warfarin) cause problems with fertility I've been on it 4yrs had miscarriage last yr should I do lovenox injections instead?
How long after stopping lovenox (enoxaparin) injections will by all over body pain and nausea go away?
Does lovenox (enoxaparin) injections cause headaches?5 days post-op and this was preventative for possible clots.
Temp off Warfarin and on Lovenox (enoxaparin) injections twice a day. Drank on warfarin without issue, can I still have a few beers on the lovenox (enoxaparin)?
No: and I would ask why you aren't directing this question at the prescribers? I am sure if you asked your doctor whether it's ok to drink on Warfarin, s/he would tell you NO in no uncertain terms. Even moderate drinking impairs the metabolism of warfarin, often making you require higher doses, which is if you then lower your drinking may cause a high INR and bleeding risk. It is DANGEROUS. Stop. ...Read more
How can I help speed up healing of hematomas on my abdomen caused by lovenox (enoxaparin) injections? I really want to make sure these disappear. What can I do?
Apply Heat: Heat will increase the circulation and speed up resolution of the hematoma. PS Applying ice after the injection may reduce the hematoma itself. Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
I had PE after my 3rd baby and now am pregnant with 4rth I started my lovenox (enoxaparin) injections am in week 9 I and am having pain in my leg veins. Is it norm?
Had laparascopic myomectomy nine days ago to remove 6cm intramural fibroid. Experiencing lots of bloody discharge including clots (soaking 2 -3 pads per day) but my surgeon assures me it's normal. I am on lovenox (enoxaparin) injections as well.?
Lovenox (enoxaparin) injection site is bruised warm painful swollen and red. Is this normal? 23 weeks pregnant.
Not normal: Some bruising and mild tenderness at an injection site is not uncommon but your symptoms are suggestive of an infection. This needs to be evaluated. ...Read more