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Dalteparin - Why cap the dose at 18,000 units? Some centers in UK cap at 25,000 units?

Posted 20 Jul 2013 by Central-scrutinizer 1 answer

Agree not to exceed 200 iu/kg. even the 2009 chest study capped at 18000 but did not explain why they chose 18000 and in fact the policy in central uk nhs hospitals is 25,000 as recent as 2012.

Do you need lab work done while receiving Dalteparin injections?

Posted 2 Sep 2009 by laam 1 answer

My husband released from hospital yesterday. 5 days post knee replacement, He is on 30 days injection of Dalteparin. History: Cancer Pt. He has had brain surgery and also 2 Gamma knife procedures. He is being treated for gastritis following stomach surgery. DVT in leg 2 years ago with placement of ...

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