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How does Heparin Preservative Free interact with other medications?

Heparin preservative-free may interact with other medications and increase the risk for side effects, so tell your doctor about any medications or supplements you are taking before you use heparin preservative-free. This is especially important if you are taking the following: other anticoagulants; salicylates like aspirin; nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs); antihistamines or other allergy medications; any medications or products containing nicotine; tetracyclines; digitalis; digoxin; hydroxychloroquine. Other medications not listed here may interact with heparin preservative-free, so talk to your doctor if you have any questions about possible interactions.

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