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Epogen: Solution for injection

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Epogen: Solution for injection

What is this medicine?

EPOETIN ALFA (e POE e tin AL fa) helps your body make more red blood cells. This medicine is used to treat anemia caused by chronic kidney failure, cancer chemotherapy, or HIV-therapy. It may also be used before surgery if you have anemia.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Epogen: Solution for injection
Usage by Gender
50.59%
49.41%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
34.12%
5.88%
15.29%
44.71%
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