Prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism in medical patients

Active Ingredient: Dalteparin

Indication for Dalteparin

Population group: only adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

5,000 IU once daily

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

5,000 - 5,000 [iU]

Dosage regimen

From 5,000 To 5,000 [iU] once every day

Detailed description

The recommended dose of dalteparin sodium is 5,000 IU once daily. Treatment with dalteparin sodium is prescribed for up to 14 days.

Active ingredient


Dalteparin is an antithrombotic agent, which acts mainly through its ability to potentiate the inhibition of Factor Xa and thrombin by antithrombin. It has a relatively higher ability to potentiate Factor Xa inhibition than to prolong plasma clotting time (APTT).

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