Enoxaparin binds to and accelerates the activity of antithrombin III. By activating antithrombin III, enoxaparin preferentially potentiates the inhibition of coagulation factors Xa and IIa.
Recommended dose in dogs is 100 U/kg given subcutaneously as a single injection.
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