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Octanate LV 200 IU/ml

POM
Read time: 14 mins
Last updated: 06 Oct 2020
Published: 06 Oct 2020

4.1 Therapeutic indications

Treatment and prophylaxis of bleeding in patients with haemophilia A (congenital factor VIII deficiency).

Octanate LV can be used for all age groups.

This preparation does not contain von Willebrand factor in pharmacologically effective quantities and is therefore not indicated in von Willebrand's disease.

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