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Heparin vs Warfarin

Heparin
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Warfarin
Other name: Heparin Lock Heparin Lock
Other name: Coumadin Coumadin
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
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2.5
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Helpfulness
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3.3
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2.7
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1.7
Concern level
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Heparin , liver), also known as unfractionated heparin, a highly-sulfated glycosaminoglycan, is widely used as an injectable anticoagulant, and has the highest negative charge density of any known biomolecule. It can also be used to form an inner a...
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Warfarin (also known under the brand names Coumadin, Jantoven, Marevan, Lawarin, Waran, and Warfant) is an anticoagulant. It is most likely to be the drug popularly referred to as a "blood thinner," yet this is a misno...
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Diabetes
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Depression
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Heparin , liver), also known as unfractionated heparin, a highly-sulfated glycosaminoglycan, is widely used as an injectable anticoagulant, and has the highest negative charge density of any known biomolecule. It can also be used to form an inner a...
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Warfarin (also known under the brand names Coumadin, Jantoven, Marevan, Lawarin, Waran, and Warfant) is an anticoagulant. It is most likely to be the drug popularly referred to as a "blood thinner," yet this is a misno...
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tarted on Heparin for my APS, had a dreadful tummy reaction...
| forum.wehavelupus.com
" ...had quite a month!! I was started on Heparin for my APS, had a dreadful tummy reaction so was started on warfarin. My head and my leg pains have improved lots its brilliant, but I have now been... "

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correct ans. Stop warfarin, start with heparin, measure INR...
| usmleforum.com
" ...is the correct ans. Stop warfarin, start with heparin, measure INR after 3-5 days, when reach 2.5, stop heparin and start warfarin... "

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therapy...TIA's could always lead to bigger strokes, the...
| www.frisco-online.com
" ...to the lake...thank god she's good and they put her on some warfarin and heparin therapy...TIA's could always lead to bigger strokes, the bllod... "

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er medication got switched from heparin to warfarin?? and n...
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" Why did the pt switched from heparin TO warfarin\ The pt ...injection site while using heparin... And now developed Edema. Why did the pt ...an edema? And why was her medication got... "

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er medication got switched from heparin to warfarin?? and n...
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" Why did the pt switched from heparin TO warfarin ...injection site while using heparin... And now developed Edema. Why did the pt ...an edema? And why was her medication got switched... "

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a hematoma in January, but it was a combination of warfarin...
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" ...to death. I actually had a hematoma in January, but it was a combination of warfarin and 4 days of heparin to get my newest set of bloodclots under control. And even with the... "

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before and go onto heparin for a while after before...
| healthunlocked.com
" ...four shoulder operations since being on warfarin. Each time I had ...stop warfarin before and go onto heparin for a while after ...before starting again on warfarin to avoid bleeding in the joint. But that... "

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trial of LMW Heparin. It works differently to warfarin and...
" If you really want to take the supplements and herbal alternatives and your GP agrees with this then perhaps an alternative to the warfarin could be to have a trial of LMW Heparin. It works... "

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y E ) No change in treatment before or during pregnancy...
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" ...well. Current daily medications include warfarin, prednisone, and acetaminophen with codeine. ...during pregnancy D ) Switching from warfarin to heparin before pregnancy E ) No change in... "

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on a trial of heparin for three months and it was wonderful...
" I was on a trial of heparin for three months and it was wonderful. Then I went on to warfarin as a self tester. I ...probably say that I preferred heparin, but was told that you... "

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