Which anticoagulation medications are used in the treatment of pulmonary embolism (PE)?

Updated: Jun 06, 2019
  • Author: Daniel R Ouellette, MD, FCCP; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Answer

Anticoagulation medications include the following:

  • Unfractionated heparin

  • Low-molecular-weight heparin

  • Factor Xa inhibitors

  • Fondaparinux

  • Warfarin


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