Ligand id: 6803

Name: dalteparin

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used as a prophylaxis for deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms in various at-risk groups of patients (e.g. those undergoing general surgery, with acute medical conditions, severely restricted mobility or undergoing hemodialysis or hemofiltration)
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
A low molecular weight heparin (LMWH, MW 2000-9000 Da), anticoagulant