Nplate Powder For Solution For Injection 250Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nplate: Powder for solution for injection (250mcg)

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What is this Medicine?

ROMIPLOSTIM (roe mi PLOE stim) helps your body make more platelets. This medicine is used to treat low platelets caused by chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).

In-Depth Information

Nplate 250mcg Powder for Injection

NDC: 555130221
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)

Storage Information
Store in original package until time of use
Protect from light
Do not freeze
Discard unused portion. Do not store for later use.
Store between 36 to 46 degrees F
Nplate 250mcg Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Nplate 250mcg Powder for Injection

Antibody Formation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
26.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
35.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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