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Information relating to specific disease areas aligned to Pfizer’s portfolio and other resources designed for Pfizer medicines.

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Information on how to access Fragmin® (dalteparin sodium) prescribing information and adverse event reporting can be found at the bottom of the page.

Categories of Anticoagulants

See the range of anticoagulants that can be used for your patients.

As you can see from the table below, there is a wide range of anticoagulants used to prevent or treat VTE in your patients

Categories of anticoagulants1-6​​​​​​​​​​​

  1. Heparin calcium SmPC [Heparin calcium 25,000 IU/mL solution for injection or concentrate for solution for infusion]. Available at:
  2. Fragmin SmPC [Treatment of VTE (7,500-18,000 IU syringes, 10,000 IU/1 mL ampoules, 100,000 IU/4 mL Multidose vial)]. Available at:
  3. Fondaparinux SmPC (Arixtra solution for injection 2.5 mg/ 0.5 mL]. Available at:
  4. Warfarin SmPC [Warfarin 1 mg tablets]. Available at:
  5. Rivaroxaban SmPC [Xarelto 10 mg film-coated tablets]. Available at:
  6. Dabigatran etexilate SmPC [Pradaxa 110 mg hard capsules]. Available at:
PP-FRA-GBR-0254. March 2021

Fragmin Tolerability

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