How does enoxaparin injection interact with other drugs?

During treatment with enoxaparin injections, avoid all nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as aspirin or ibuprofen, because these can increase your chances of excessive bleeding. Do not take the following medications while receiving enoxaparin injections: warfarin, mifepristone or heparin. The following medications may require special dosage when taken with enoxaparin injection: cilostazol, clopidogrel, dipyridamole, sulfinpyrazone and ticlopidine. It is important to discuss with your doctor any medicines or conditions that may affect how enoxaparin injection works in your body. Prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, herbal remedies and vitamins can interact with enoxaparin injection. Alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs may affect your enoxaparin injection.

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