Promacta

Last Update May 30, 2016
Promacta is a thrombopoietin receptor agonist.
Uses: Promacta is prescribed for Thrombocytopenia and Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is in clinical trials for the treatment of Myelodysplastic Syndrome. Read More
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Positive 357 "I've been on Promacta since September and my counts have varied from a high of 144K (after 2 weeks) to a low of 39K (on 50 mg.) ...It is probably wise to keep some level of Promacta going until an... "Read more positive discussions
Negative 246 "Oddly enough, I found that a small bit of cheese an hour or so after taking Promacta helped with nausea. ...I lost over 30 pounds in the first 2 years on Promacta, without really changing anything I... "Read more negative discussions
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What does Promacta look like?
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Strength : 25 mg
Pill imprint : GS;NX3;25
Color : Orange
Shape : Round
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Strength : 50 mg
Pill imprint : GS;UFU;50
Color : Blue
Shape : Round
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Strength : 75 mg
Pill imprint : GS;FFS;75
Color : Pink
Shape : Round
Attribution
Alcohol warning on Promacta
How do I obtain Promacta?
Prescription in the USA
How do I take Promacta?
Pill
What dosages are available?
Tablet: 12.5 mg, 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg
Food instructions
Should be taken 4 hours before or after any dairy products or else absorption may be altered.
Ingredients
Eltrombopag Olamine
Approval Date
November 20, 2008
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