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Lovenox HP (enoxaparin) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Lovenox HP (enoxaparin) which include:

Major

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Severe Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

heparin - hypertension

Heparin should be used with extreme caution in patients with uncontrolled or severe hypertension as these conditions may predispose the patient to hemorrhage during heparin administration. Blood coagulation tests (e.g., whole blood clotting time, activated partial thromboplastin time) should be performed at appropriate intervals during full-dose heparin administration. In addition, periodic platelet counts, hematocrits, and tests for occult blood in stool are recommended during the entire course of heparin therapy. Clinical monitoring of blood pressure is recommended.

Moderate

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

anticoagulants - hypertension

Anticoagulants should be used with extreme caution in patients at increased risk for hemorrhage, including those patients with severe hypertension.

References

  1. "Product Information. Orgaran (danaparoid)." Organon, West Orange, NJ.
  2. "Product Information. Heparin Sodium (heparin)." Lilly, Eli and Company, Indianapolis, IN.
  3. "Product Information. Lovenox (enoxaparin)." Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Collegeville, PA.
  4. "Product Information. Fragmin (dalteparin)." Pharmacia and Upjohn, Kalamazoo, MI.
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Lovenox HP (enoxaparin) drug interactions

There are 294 drug interactions with Lovenox HP (enoxaparin)

Lovenox HP (enoxaparin) disease interactions

There are 12 disease interactions with Lovenox HP (enoxaparin) which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

Further information

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