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Epoetin Alfa

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agent Eprex® Adult, Cancer-related

Epoetin Alfa - What is it for

Epoetin alfa is a medication that works like erythropoietin – the body's natural hormone responsible for stimulating the production of red blood cells. It is used in the treatment of anemia, a condition whereby red blood cells are below normal range.

Epoetin Alfa - Additional Information

  • Updated on Monday, February 18, 2019
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore

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