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Should I take heparin sodium if I am on a low sodium diet?

As the name indicates, heparin sodium does contain sodium. If you are on a sodium-restricted diet because of a medical condition that may worsen with an increase of sodium in your system, you should consult with your doctor before taking the medication.

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