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User Reviews for Lovenox

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Lovenox Review Summary

8.7/10 Average Rating

6 Ratings with 7 User Reviews

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Reviews for Lovenox to treat Deep Vein Thrombosis

"Works great for deep vein thrombosis! However, I always experience heavy bruising at the injection site."

   
9.0

phantomjetpilot (taken for 6 months to 1 year) March 6, 2013

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"Pain with the injection"

   
8.0

Anonymous July 10, 2012

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"It is the only medicine that I can take to assist with the fighting of DVT for me. Don't care for sticking myself everyday, although it is keeping me alive. I have tried Coumadin and Praxada, but with both became severely ill, so the only choice was Lovenox. Am looking for the option of going back to a pill or some other treatment one day, instead of injections. "

   
9.0

Anonymous December 24, 2011

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"I found this medication to be very effective, however extremely expensive. My hospital charged $589.00 per injection! "

Pete Noe June 26, 2010

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"I have been on Lovenox since June 1996, after two Pulmonary Embolisms. On Coumadin. I draw from 300ml vials twice a day using 31 guage needles from B-D. Using the pre-filled needles are too large. Inject very slow reduces bruising at the injection site. I inject my legs as well as my belly and rotate around to reduce sore spots."

Terry Wade November 1, 2009

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"Overall, this medicine got me out of the hospital in one day with a large clot in my calf. Much better than the IV drip option. Shots in stomach aren't too bad if you go slow...let the medicine work its way in slowly. I did experience small bruising at each shot location, and significant abdominal muscle pain. The muscle pain was a unique side effect from all the sites I searched, but I was very careful not to inject into a muscle."

   
8.0

Anonymous September 3, 2009

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"I have been on this since 1995. It has been great for me, with no problems."

   
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Anonymous July 6, 2009

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