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Only EXJADE offers once-daily oral chelation

What is typical compliance for a patient taking DFO?
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Mix and drink solution once a day on an empty stomach, preferably at the same time each day.

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ROUTE OF ADMINISTRATION MUST BE CHOSEN ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS

Subcutaneous with infusion pump

  • Administer 20-60 mg/kg/day over a period of 8-12 hours 5-7 times a week

Intramuscular injection

  • Administer 1000 mg/day by intramuscular injection for a child
  • Administer 2000 mg by intramuscular injection for an adult
  • The rate of intravenous infusion must not exceed 80 mg/kg/hr in any 24 hour period
Exjade vs. Deferoxamine: Patient Compliance

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SAFETY PROFILE ACROSS ANEMIAS

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