Ligand id: 6846

Name: tinzaparin

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used as a prophylaxis for deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in various at-risk groups of patients (e.g. those undergoing orthopedic surgery or undergoing hemodialysis)
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
A low molecular weight heparin (MW 5500 and 7500Da) anticoagulant/antithrombotic agent which more efficiently inhibits factor Xa than it doesthrombin factor IIa
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