The FDA has approved the storage of Thrombate III (antithrombin III [human], from Talecris Biotherapeutics) under room temperature conditions less than or equal to 25ºC (77ºF).  Thrombate III is a plasma-derived antithrombin concentrate indicated for the treatment of patients with hereditary antithrombin III deficiency (AT-III) in surgical or obstetrical procedures and thromboembolism.

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