Risk of bleeding on Lovenox

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Reply Posted on: Apr 24, 2013 at 7:06am
Hello,

I'm starting 40mg of Lovenox today and will increase to 80mg if I get a postive pregnancy test. How severe is the risk of bleeding if I were to get cut accidentally? My doctor didn't really bring it up.

Thanks!

Dr. Braverman

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RE: Risk of bleeding on Lovenox Posted on: Apr 24, 2013 at 7:47am
very small, but you should monitor your levels with an anti Heparin XA level.
Dr. Jeffrey Braverman MD FACOG
Medical Director
Braverman Reproductive Immunology P.C.