Prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism during moderate-risk surgical procedures
Adult: 1750 anti-Xa IU, given 2 hr prior to surgery. Continue once daily dosing until patient is fully mobile.
Adult: Initiate treatment upon confirmation of diagnosis. 35-45 kg: 3500 anti-Xa IU; 46-60 kg: 4200 anti-Xa IU and >60 kg: 6300 anti-Xa IU. Doses to be given bid with an oral anticoagulant. Usual treatment duration with reviparin: 5-7 days.
Prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism during high-risk surgical procedures
Adult: 4200 anti-Xa IU, given 12 hr before surgery. Continue once daily dosing until patient is fully mobile and for at least 14 days.