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Preventing blood clots with enoxaparin (Lovenox): Anticoagulation during or after pregnancy  
Abstract:  This handout for pregnant women and new mothers gives information about using enoxaparin (Lovenox), a medicine that is used to prevent blood clots. It explains common side effects and blood clot symptoms, tells when to call the doctor, and includes instructions for safe disposal of needles and syringes ("sharps").
Author: Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2014, February 1, 2014
UWMC Availability:  Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
General Topics:  Pregnancy, Childbirth, & Infant Care; Drug Therapy
Specific Subject(s):  Patient Care Procedures and Instructions; Injections; Anticoagulants
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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