What is Oprelvekin
Oprelvekin (Neumega) is a recombinant human erythropoietin that is used to help increase red blood cell counts in people with low red blood cell counts due to cancer or other medical problems.
Benefits of Oprelvekin
and Its Uses.
Oprelvekin is a medication that is used to improve the blood counts in people who have low levels of white blood cells, red blood cells, or platelets. It is also used to prevent or reduce the risk of blood clots in people who have certain medical conditions.
Oprelvekin is a man-made form of a protein that is naturally found in the body. It works by increasing the number of white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets in the body. This helps the body to fight infection, heal wounds, and prevent blood clots.
Oprelvekin is available as a tablet and an injectable form. The tablet form is taken by mouth, while the injectable form is given as an injection under the skin or into a vein.
Oprelvekin is used to improve the blood counts in people who have low levels of white blood cells, red blood cells, or platelets. It is also used to prevent
Side Effects and Dosage of Oprelvekin
Oprelvekin is a medication that is used to help the body produce more white blood cells. White blood cells are important for the body to fight infection. Oprelvekin is used to treat a certain type of cancer called lymphoma.
Oprelvekin is available as a pill or an injection. The pill is taken by mouth. The injection is given into a vein.
Oprelvekin can cause a number of side effects, including fever, chills, headache, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. It can also cause a low white blood cell count, which can increase the risk of infection.
Oprelvekin is usually given in cycles. The length of the cycle and the dose of oprelvekin will vary depending on the person’s needs.