Shortage of Clexane: alternative treatment options

· London and South East Regional Medicines Information

In light of current shortage of Clexane, a table of licensed low molecular weight heparins and fondaparinux has been drawn up to compare/contrast key prescribing parameters and a section on DOACs included to highlight where they could be used in certain settings.

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