What is Defibrotide?

Defibrotide (Defitelio, Gentium) is a deoxyribonucleic acid derivative (single-stranded) derived from cow lung or porcine mucosa. It is an anticoagulant with a multiple mode of action (see below).

It has been used with antithrombin III.

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My sister was taking Naproxyen to treat Phlebitous and also Dianette at the same time. As Dianette increases the risk of clots, should she have...

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respected user, hi I evaluated your query thoroughly
* Dianette has increased chances of thromboembolism particularly in female
who are taking OC...

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