What IV is given to pt with DVT?
May 31, '09
heparin is given in an iv solution of d5w, ns, 1/2ns or another solution of the physician's choosing. see table of commonly used iv solutions.doc
for a list of the most commonly used iv solutions.
Jun 1, '09
If they have a history of HIT (heparin induced thrombocytopenia), argatroban can be used instead of heparin.