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Old Fri Nov 21, 2008, 05:43 AM
Birgitta-A Birgitta-A is offline
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Thumbs up Promacta for low platelets approved by FDA

Hi all,
At last the second drug for low platelets - Eltrombopag/Promacta/Revolade has been approved by FDA for patients with Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura!
http://news.prnewswire.com/ViewConte...4930340&EDATE=

We hope that the trials with treatment with Promacta for low platelets due to treatment of Hepatitis C and cancer like sarcoma will show good effect and that patients with bone marrow diseases can tolerate the drug.
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Old Fri Nov 21, 2008, 07:53 PM
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Manufacturer's Promacta prescription information (PDF, 371K).
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