Fragmin Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Fragmin?

You should not take Fragmin if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Fragmin, dalteparin, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have active major bleeding.
     
  • Have ever had heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT).
     
  • Are allergic to heparin or pork products.
     
  • Will be receiving spinal or epidural anesthesia (although this may be acceptable in certain circumstances).
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Fragmin should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific precautions and warnings with Fragmin that may apply to you.
 
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