Management and Prevention of Thrombocytopenia Supportive Care

Nplate Produces Rapid Response in Adults with ITP (12-20-2011)

Among adults with low platelet counts or bleeding symptoms from primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), treatment with Nplate® (romiplostim) produces a rapid increase in platelet counts. These results were presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American... Continue Reading

Nplate Active for More than Five Years in Adults with Chronic ITP (12-13-2010)

Nplate® (romiplostim) appears to maintain platelet counts among adult patients with chronic immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenia purpura (ITP) for more than five years. These results were presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting and Exposition of the American... Continue Reading

Nplate Reduces Treatment Failure and Splenectomy in Patients with ITP (11-17-2010)

Compared with standard therapies, Nplate® (romiplostim) appears to reduce the risk of treatment failure and need for splenectomy among adult patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenia (ITP). These results were published in the New England Journal... Continue Reading

Nplate Evaluated in Children with Chronic ITP (12-9-2009)

Among children with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP; an autoimmune disorder characterized by low platelet counts), treatment with Nplate® (romiplostim) stimulates platelet production and appears to be well tolerated. These results were presented... Continue Reading