Wholesale Prices of Medicines That Prevent Blood Clots

Brand NameForm GivenTypical Dose*Price Per Day of Brand NameGeneric NamePrice Per Day of Generic Form
LMWH
Fragmin®Shot5,000 units once a day$39DalteparinN/A
Innohep®Shot20,000 units once a dayN/ATinzaparinN/A
Lovenox®Shot30 mg/ml twice a day$60Enoxaparin$48
40 mg/ml once a day$40$32
UFH
This product has multiple names.Shot5,000 units three times a dayN/AHeparin$16
Factor Xa Inhibitors
Arixtra®Shot2.5 mg once a day$64Fondaparinux$11
Xarelto®Pill10 mg once a day$9RivaroxabanN/A
Vitamin K Antagonists
Coumadin®; Jantoven®Pill2 mg once a day
5 mg once a day
10 mg once a day
$2; $1 for all dosesWarfarin$1 for all doses of both brand names
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Typical dose is an average. Your doctor may prescribe a different dose and may change the amount you take several times. Prices are the average wholesale prices from RED BOOK Online®.

Shot doses have one of two different measurements: units or mg/ml (milligrams/milliliter).

NA = not available

Typical dose is an average. Your doctor may prescribe a different dose and may change the amount you take several times. Prices are the average wholesale prices from RED BOOK Online®.

Shot doses have one of two different measurements: units or mg/ml (milligrams/milliliter).

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