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  1. What are the treatments for aplastic anemia?

    ... stem cells . ATG ( antithymocyte globulin ) and cyclosporine are the medicines typically used. Recently, and drug called ...

    FAQ last updated 01/04/2018 - 12:29pm.

  2. Denise Beauchemin - My Life is Making a Difference

    ... I was given ATG treatment followed by eltrombopag and cyclosporine . All of this was slightly complicated since I’m allergic to ... platelet transfusion . One side effect of treatment with cyclosporine is increased risk of skin cancer and this happened to me, so I was ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/12/2017 - 7:12am.

  3. Ricky Smith, Jr. Battles a One-Two Punch of Aplastic Anemia and PNH

    ... for PNH. “With aplastic anemia, they put me on cyclosporine , on prednisone , and I got the ATG shots. It seemed I ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 03/27/2017 - 1:21pm.

  4. Outcome of children with severe acquired aplastic anemia treated with rabbit antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine A

    ... treated with rabbit antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine as first-line treatment at this institution. METHODS: ... 1996 and 2011 with rabbit antithymocyte globulin plus cyclosporine. RESULTS: the overall response rate at six months was ...

    Research Article last updated 06/19/2014 - 12:45pm.

  5. Phase II study of rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin, cyclosporine and granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in patients with aplastic anemia and myelodysplastic syndrome

    ... and safety of rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin (rATG), cyclosporine and granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) as ... for patients >or=55 years with MDS) was given for 5 days. Cyclosporine (5 mg/kg) and G-CSF (5 microg/kg) were given daily and continued ...

    Research Article last updated 10/11/2011 - 5:58pm.

  6. Prolonged cyclosporine administration after antithymocyte globulin delays but does not prevent relapse in severe aplastic anemia

    ... horse antithymocyte globulin (h-ATG) plus cyclosporine (CsA) will relapse. Anecdotal experience has suggested that a ...

    Research Article last updated 07/07/2014 - 8:56am.

  7. Prospective study of rabbit antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine for aplastic anemia from the EBMT Severe Aplastic Anaemia Working Party

    ... (rATG; thymoglobulin, Genzyme) in combination with cyclosporine , as first-line immunosuppressive therapy, was evaluated ... registry, treated with horse ATG (hATG; lymphoglobulin) and cyclosporine. The primary end point was response at 6 months. At 3 months, no ...

    Research Article last updated 07/30/2012 - 1:51pm.

  8. Long-term outcome after immunosuppressive therapy with horse or rabbit antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine for severe aplastic anemia in children.

    ... or rabbit antithymocyte globulin (n = 158) combined with cyclosporine as first-line therapy between 1992 and 2010. The response ...

    Research Article last updated 11/21/2013 - 11:36am.

  9. Shares her 11-year-old daughter's story

    ... transplant, Brianna was immediately put on horse ATG and cyclosporine . We spent two weeks at Children’s Hospital in DC. At three ... could not join the eltrombopag clinical trials was that her cyclosporine levels were not in the range required for this to happen. But ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 01/04/2017 - 11:09am.

  10. My Son, the Athlete and Survivor

    ... therapy and he responded quickly and quite well to cyclosporine . But once he was weaned off that drug, his platelets began a ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 12/14/2016 - 1:53pm.