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LMWH dose adjustments in renal impairment

Posted: Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Category - Medicines Update

Following a review of the GGC guideline on low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) dose adjustments in renal impairment, it is now recommended that creatinine clearance (CrCL) is used when assessing the need for a dose adjustment in patients with renal impairment.