What is Antihemophilic factor recombinant
Antihemophilic factor recombinant, also known as rAHF-PFM, is a medication that is used to help prevent and treat bleeding in people with hemophilia A. Hemophilia A is a disorder that causes a person’s blood to not clot properly, which can lead to excessive bleeding. rAHF-PFM is a man-made form of the protein that is missing in people with hemophilia A. This medication is given as an injection into a vein.
Benefits of Antihemophilic factor recombinant
and Its Uses.
Antihemophilic factor recombinant (AHF-r) is a medication used to treat and prevent bleeding in people with hemophilia. AHF-r is a man-made form of the clotting factor VIII, which is missing or defective in people with hemophilia.
AHF-r is available as a powder to be mixed with a liquid before injection. The medication is given by injection into a vein (intravenous injection) or into a muscle.
AHF-r is used to treat and prevent bleeding in people with hemophilia A and B. It is also used to prevent bleeding in people with von Willebrand disease.
AHF-r is effective in controlling and preventing bleeding in most people with hemophilia. However, it is not effective in all people.
AHF-r is a safe and effective medication. It does not cause excessive bleeding, even when used in high doses.
Side Effects and Dosage of Antihemophilic factor recombinant
Antihemophilic factor recombinant, also known as rAHF-PFM, is a recombinant form of the clotting factor VIII protein. It is used to treat and prevent bleeding episodes in people with hemophilia A, a genetic disorder that affects the ability to clot blood.
Antihemophilic factor recombinant is available as a powder to be mixed with a liquid before injection. It is given by injection into a vein (intravenous) or muscle (intramuscular).
The usual dose of antihemophilic factor recombinant is based on your weight and how severe your bleeding episodes are.
The recommended starting dose is 50 international units (IU) per kilogram (kg) of body weight, given as a slow injection into a vein over at least 15 minutes.
If you are having a severe bleeding episode, you may need a higher dose. The dose may be increased up to 200 IU per kg of body weight