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Heparin, also known as unfractionated heparin (UFH), is a medication and naturally occurring glycosaminoglycan. Since heparins depend on the activity of antithrombin, they are considered anticoagulants. Specifically it is also used in the treatment of heart attacks and unstable angina. It is given intravenously or by injection under the skin. Other uses for its anticoagulant properties include inside blood specimen test tubes and kidney dialysis machines.   Wikipedia

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  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Discontinued
  • Delivery Methods: Parenteral
  • Pro Drug: No
ca heparin | calciparin | calciparine | calcium heparin | calcium heparinate | heparin | heparinate | heparin-calcium | heparinic acid | liquaemin | panheprin | unfractionated heparin

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