Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Octaplas

Descriptions


Plasma injection is used as a replacement of multiple coagulation (clotting) factors in patients with acquired deficiencies due to liver disease, or undergoing heart surgery or liver transplant. This medicine is also used in plasma exchange in patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP).

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution