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View in Spanish: Dalteparina sódica

Dalteparin sodium (dul-TEP-uh-rin SOH-dee-um)
A drug used to prevent blood clots from forming or to treat blood clots that have formed in patients with cancer or other conditions. Dalteparin sodium is a type of anticoagulant. Also called dalteparin and Fragmin.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.