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02-08-01 Fondaparinux

Fondaparinux Arixtra®
First Choice

FIRST CHOICE FOR ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME ONLY


Subcutaneous injection
Green Traffic Light Depends on indication - see GMMMG website for further details


Restricted Item Approved for:



  • Treatment of acute coronary syndromes (from 4th Feb 2019)

  • Prevention of venous thromboembolic events in orthopaedic surgery


Awaiting Trust-approved protocols for other indications.

Link  NCA: Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Suspected Acute Coronary Syndromes
 

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