Source of information: Drugbank (External Link). Last updated on: 3rd July 18
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Active Ingredient / Synonyms
Lonoctocog alfa | Lonoctocog alfa |
For the treatment of hemophilia A, von Willebrand disease and Factor XIII deficiency.
Mechanism of Action
Antihemophilic factor (AHF) is a protein found in normal plasma which is necessary for clot formation. The administration of AHF provides an increase in plasma levels of AHF and can temporarily correct the coagulation defect of patients with hemophilia A (classical hemophilia).
Antihemophilic Factor binds factor IXa along with calcium and phospholipid, This complex converts factor X to factor Xa to facilitate clotting cascade.
* 4.1 mL/h•kg [Previously treated pediatric patients]
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