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Dec 12, 2011
 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News  |  Regulatory

Nplate romiplostim regulatory update

FDA removed restricted distribution and data collection requirements from the REMS for 2 chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) drugs - Promacta eltrombopag and Nplate romiplostim - after concluding the programs were not necessary to evaluate long-term safety. The agency said safety data collected by healthcare professionals were confounded by ITP patients' underlying...

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