Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Patterns of use of recombinant factor VIIa

90% of it was off label in an observational study at Duke reported in an abstract presentation at ASH 2010. (Via Medpage Today).

Although the drug is expensive, at over 3 grand for the average patient, there was a suggestion that it might reduce costs overall in that it markedly decreased the use of other blood products.

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