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The Lancet Publishes PREVAIL Study Results Showing Lovenox,Superiority Over Unfractionated Heparin for Reducing the Risk of,Venous ThromboEmbolism in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke

en groups (0.5% vs 0.7%, respectively; p=0.5466). The rate of major extracranial bleeding, mainly gastrointestinal bleeding, was higher with enoxaparin (0.8% vs. %, p=0.0154) but did not lead to increased mortality. There was no difference in all-cause mortality between groups.

In conclusion the authors said that "enoxaparin is preferable to unfractionated heparin for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in this high- risk medically ill patient in view of its better clinical benefits to risk ratio and convenience of once daily administration."

About PREVAIL

The PREVAIL trial is the first large-scale, multinational, prospective, randomized, open-label study, which enrolled 1,762 stroke patients (stratified by NIH Stroke Scale Score) in over 15 countries.

Patients confirmed with an acute ischemic stroke, were randomized within 48 hours of stroke symptoms to receive enoxaparin 40 mg SC or UFH 5000 IU SC Q 12 treatment for 10 days +/- 4 days with a follow up period of 90 days and stratified by NIH Stroke Scale Score (severe being greater than or equal to 14 and less severe less than 14).

The primary efficacy endpoint was the composite of symptomatic or asymptomatic DVT, symptomatic or fatal PE during the treatment period. The primary safety endpoints included symptomatic intracranial bleeding, major extracranial bleeding and all-cause mortality.

About Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

Venous thromboembolism is a general term used to describe the formation of a blood clot (thrombus) that blocks a vein. This may occur in any part of the venous system, but the most common manifestations are deep-vein thrombosis (DVT), usually in the leg, and pulmonary embolism (PE).

VTE is also a common complication among individuals who have experienced an acute ischemic stroke (AIS), a population of medically-ill patients at particularly high-risk for VTE.

About Enoxaparin

Enoxaparin is an anticoagulant of the low molecular w
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