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Table 1 Three types of low-molecular-weight heparins used

From: Dosing practice of low molecular weight heparins and its efficacy and safety in cardiovascular inpatients: a retrospective study in a Chinese teaching hospital

Drug Recommended usage Individual adjustment
Enoxaparin 100 IU/kg, every 12 h 1. 75% of the recommended dose, every 12 hours (age ≥75 years); 2. 50% of the recommended dose, every 24 hours (creatinine clearance <30 ml/min).
Nadroparin 86 IU/kg, every 12 h
Dalteparin 120 IU/kg, every 12 h