2015 Therapeutic Proteins

Megakaryocyte growth factors

Mechanism of action

Pharmacokinetics

Therapeutic Uses

Side effects

INTERLEUKIN 11

LIFE-THREATENING:

 

 
  SERIOUS INNOCUOUS
COMMON
  • atrial fibrillation
    (especially in the elderly or children)
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • mild/moderate edema
  • dyspnea (due to fluid in lungs)
  • anemia (due to hemodilution)
RARE
  • hypokalemia
 
  • doesn't cause fever (unlike many other cytokines)

ROMIPLOSTIM

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