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Danaparoid Dosage

Applies to the following strengths: 750 anti-Xa units/0.6 mL

Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Deep Vein Thrombosis - Prophylaxis

Hip arthroplasty: 750 anti-Xa units subcutaneously twice daily beginning 1 to 4 hours preoperatively and continuing no sooner than 2 hours postoperatively for a total of 7 to 14 days.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Patients with renal failure require close monitoring of anti-Xa levels and subsequent dosage modifications.

Other Comments

Routine coagulation tests are not necessary, however, periodic complete blood counts, including platelet count, and stool occult blood tests are recommended during the course of treatment.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.