Posted from: Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:42 AM - Present

Obizur Approved for Acquired Hemophilia A

October 23, 2014 – Obizur [Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant), Porcine Sequence] was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of bleeding episodes in adult patients with acquired hemophilia A, a rare and potentially life-threatening acute bleeding disorder.  Obizur is not indicated for the treatment of congenital hemophilia A or von Willebrand Disease. 


The manufacturer of Obizur is Baxter Pharmaceuticals. Obizur is administered through an intravenous infusion and Baxter is expected to begin distribution to hospitals during the first quarter of 2015. 



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