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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lovenox subcutaneous.

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Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
10/16/2014 10:31:40 AM

Reviewer: AnkleSurgeryBoy, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Be sure to get alcohol swabs and a sharps container when you pick up your Lovenox. Their YouTube video showed that those items were included and my pharmacist never mentioned that they were needed. Fortunately I have alchohol at home, but I can see others injecting themselves without being able to clean their skin. So please be prepared and be sure to get these items before you start injecting ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
7/23/2014 7:14:59 PM

Reviewer: Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Painful after needle is out

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
6/11/2014 8:08:09 PM

Reviewer: bonnie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have this rash around the injection site and it really iches, now im getting a rash on my neck. dose anyone know if this is serious?

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
1/24/2014 8:56:06 PM

Reviewer: Miteezma, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am pregnant and have factor 5 Leiden. I am taking one injection of Lovenox daily and though the needle it self does not hurt the medication burns so bad that it brings tears to my eyes. I don't mind needles or injections, but do to the pain this medication causes me I have found my anxiety and nerves all messed up every time I have to inject this medication. I have another 8 months of using ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
5/11/2013 2:17:07 PM

Reviewer: tricky, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am having constant diahrrea.

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