Enoxaparin (Clexane) contamination: latest information

Updated information on supply and clinical advice on enoxaparin (Clexane) pre-filled syringes, contaminated with over-sulphated-chondroitin sulphate (OSCS).

Article date: July 2008

On June 6, 2008, we issued further information about the supply and prescribing of enoxaparin (Clexane), see http://www.mhra.gov.uk/Publications/Safetywarnings/Drugalerts/CON017989 with clarification at

Further to the drug alerts issued by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) on 24 April and 9 May

Article citation: Drug Safety Update July 2008; Vol 1, Issue 12: 9

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