Hematological Disorders Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

New Drug Product: Tretten

Routine prophylaxis of bleeding in patients with congenital factor XIII (FXIII) A-subunit deficiency.

Novel Device for Military Wounds

The FDA has approved XSTAT (RevMedX), a novel device to control bleeding from certain types of wounds received in battle.

Chart: Anticoagulant Dosing Conversions

Use this chart for fast information when you need it!

E-Prescribe with MPR

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Homocysteine and Strokes

The relationship between homocysteine and the acute phase of stroke are unknown.

Severe Aplastic Anemia Breakthrough Tx

The FDA has granted Breakthrough Therapy designation for Promacata in the treatment of cytopenias with severe aplastic anemia.

Variation in Blood Transfusion Practices

For patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), blood transfusion rates and practices vary among hospitals.

Treating Thromboembolic Disorders

Review this chart on 'Thromboembolic Disorder Treatments: DVT/PE' for quick information when you need it.

News

New Reconstitution System Approved for Hemophilia A Therapy

The FDA has approved Baxter's BAXJECT III, a new reconstitution system for Advate (Antihemophilic Factor VIII [recombinant]).

Leeches Help Save Woman's Ear

Although not a common procedure, the FDA approved the use of leeches in 2004 for amputation situations.

BAX 111 Efficacious in Inherited Bleeding Disorder

Baxter announced results from a Phase 3 clinical trial evaluating the safety, efficacy, and pharmacokinetics of BAX 111, a recombinant von Willebrand factor (rVWF) for the treatment of bleeding episodes in patients with von Willebrand disease.

NSAIDs, Anticoagulants Up Major Bleeding in VTE

Concomitant use of a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug or aspirin in patients with venous thromboembolism receiving anticoagulant therapy is tied to increased risk of bleeding.

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