... DANAPAROID (Orgaran™) was used to prevent clots in the veins, arteries, lungs, or heart during and after surgery. Blood clots are most likely to form in the first few days after surgery when you are not able to walk. It is during this time that danaparoid is used. ...
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Danaparoid sodium (OrgaranĀ®) is an anticoagulant that works by inhibiting thrombin. It is used to prevent deep venous clots, particularly in situations with a high risk of clot formation, such as after hip surgery. It is also used as a heparinoid substitute in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia which may otherwise cause paradoxical thrombosis. This drug is no longer marketed in the United States. Administration IV Side effects Bleeding problems Low platelets, due to a low level of struct ...
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