Information about Ardeparin

    Ardeparin uses

    Ardeparin is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
    It is also used in a heart attack.

    How ardeparin works

    Ardeparin is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.

    Common side effects of ardeparin

    Bleeding, Injection site reaction

    Available Medicine for Ardeparin

    Expert advice for Ardeparin

    • Before taking ardeparin please inform your doctor if you have kidney or liver disease, ulcers in stomach or intestine, uncontrolled hypertension.
    • Use ardeparin with caution if you are an elderly patient.
    • Inform your doctor if you are or planning to undergo a surgery involving anesthesia or have received spinal or epidural anaesthesia.
    • You may be regularly monitored for blood counts, including platelet count and stool occult blood test.
    • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

    Content on this page was last updated on 18 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)