Lovenox™ (enoxaparin sodium)
What is Lovenox™ (enoxaprin sodium)?
Lovenox™ is a medication used to help reduce the chances for blood clots (a.k.a thrombosis) from forming. At IVF1, we use Lovenox™ to prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) from occurring during or shortly after surgery. We also use Lovenox™ in women with recurrent miscarriage due to increased blood clotting.
How do I use Lovenox™?
Here are step-by-step instructions for taking Lovenox™ (enoxaparin) injections:
Lovenox™ is injected subcutaneously-or into the fatty tissue under your skin. The primary sites for injection are your abdomen – 2 inches on either side of the navel.
Wash your hands thoroughly before beginning.