Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Topic Guide

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT): DVT or deep vein thrombosis is a blood clot in the leg. Symptoms include redness, swelling, pain, and warmth around the area of the clot. Learn about causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

rivaroxaban Rivaroxaban

Rivaroxaban is used to treat or prevent blood clots (venous thromboembolism, or VTE). Blood clots can occur in the legs (deep vein thrombosis, DVT) or the lu...learn more »

dalteparin Dalteparin

Dalteparin is an anticoagulant that helps prevent the formation of blood clots...learn more »

enoxaparin Enoxaparin

Enoxaparin is an anticoagulant that helps prevent the formation of blood clots...learn more »

heparin Heparin

Heparin is used to treat and prevent blood clots caused by certain medical conditions or medical procedures. Heparin is also used before surgery to reduce t...learn more »

warfarin Warfarin

Warfarin is an anticoagulant (blood thinner). Warfarin reduces the formation of blood clots...learn more »