What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Enoxaparin?

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• This medicine is used to thin the blood so that clots will not form.

• This medicine is used to treat blood clots.

• This medicine is used to decrease heart attacks in patients who have unstable angina or mild heart attacks.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• If you are 65 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could have more side effects.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Tell dentists, surgeons, and other healthcare providers that you use this medicine.

• You may bleed more easily. Be careful. Avoid injury. Use soft toothbrush, electric razor.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Talk with healthcare provider before using other: aspirin, aspirin-containing products, blood thinners, garlic, ginseng, ginkgo, ibuprofen or like products, pain medicines, or vitamin E.

• Use caution if you weigh less than 100 pounds.

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