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Heparin Sodium (Porcine): Solution for injection

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What is this medicine?

HEPARIN (HEP a rin) is an anticoagulant. It is used to treat or prevent clots in the veins, arteries, lungs, or heart. It stops clots from forming or getting bigger. This medicine prevents clotting during open-heart surgery, dialysis, or in patients who are confined to bed.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Heparin Sodium (Porcine): Solution for injection
Usage by Gender
91.93%
8.07%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.77%
71.34%
15.54%
12.35%
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