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Heparin

Also known as Minihep, Minihep Calcium, Unihep, Hep-Lock, Hep-Pak, Uniparin, Hepflush, Hemochron, Lok-Pak, and Posiflush

Heparin (from Ancient Greek ηπαρ (hepar), 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 biological molecule. It can also be used to form an inner anticoagulant surface on various experimental and medical devices such as test tubes and renal dialysis machines.

Source: Wikipedia

Estimated Total Cost: $52.22 for an average of 7 days supply

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed heparin to treat sharp chest pain, heart attack, angina, and colorectal cancer.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take heparin if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions


Significant Interactions

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