Deep Vein Thrombosis Medications
Definition of Deep Vein Thrombosis:
Blood clotting in the veins of the inner thigh or leg. In air travel, DVT is the economy-class syndrome. Even in young, health travelers the long stretches immobilised in cramped seats in cabins with very low humidity set the stage for the formation of a thrombus.
Drugs associated with Deep Vein Thrombosis
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Topics under Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Deep Vein Thrombosis, First Event (2 drugs)
- Deep Vein Thrombosis, Prophylaxis (23 drugs in 6 topics)
- Deep Vein Thrombosis, Recurrent Event (3 drugs)
Synonym(s): Blood clot in the legs; Deep venous thrombosis; DVT; Thromboembolism