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  1. Vincent Rusak

    ... increasing his transfusions, he started taking a different drug this year. Even though he tires easily, Vince is now doing well on ... Treatment Related Links Immunosuppressive drug therapy Patient and Family Conferences ...

    "Like You" Patient Story last updated 07/05/2017 - 11:14am.

  2. Strong results for SAA patients at Johns Hopkins

    ... followed by two high doses of a common chemotherapy drug. In a report on the new transplant-chemo regimen, published online Dec. ... their transplants, all of the patients have stopped taking immunosuppressive drugs commonly used to treat the disorder and have no ...

    Article last updated 02/07/2017 - 11:05am.

  3. Long-term issues after Immunosuppressive therapy for Aplastic Anemia

    Journal Title:  Curr Drug Targets Primary Author:  de ...

    Research Article last updated 06/23/2016 - 8:48am.

  4. My Son, the Athlete and Survivor

    ... match, but none of us were a match. Sam then received immunosuppressive therapy and he responded quickly and quite well to cyclosporine . But once he was weaned off that drug, his platelets began a slow descent to the point where, about a year ...

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

  5. Eltrombopag for the treatment of aplastic anemia: current perspectives

    Journal Title:  Drug Des Devel Ther Primary Author:  ... young and medically fit patients with suitable donors and immunosuppressive therapy (IST) with antithymocyte globulin and ...

    Research Article last updated 11/01/2016 - 2:01pm.

  6. Recent Developments in Drug Therapy for Aplastic Anemia

    ... OBJECTIVE: This article reviews recent developments in immunosuppressive therapy (IST) for aplastic anemia (AA) patients who are not candidates ...

    Research Article last updated 09/24/2014 - 10:21am.

  7. Announcing AAMDSIF 2016 Research Awards

    ... allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and immunosuppressive therapy based on two drugs: " cyclosporine " and ... results of standard therapy, by association with an other drug, called "eltrombopag". Researchers want to answer a simple question: Which ...

    Article last updated 06/09/2016 - 12:45pm.

  8. AAMDSIF Caitlyn Langley Research Fund

    ... October, 2001 when she was 5 years old. After years of immunosuppressive drug therapy , Caitlyn is feeling well. Today, Caitlyn is an active teenager ...

    Research Fund last updated 06/08/2017 - 3:28pm.

  9. Immunosuppressive Therapy

    ... older patients with acquired aplastic anemia , immunosuppressive drug therapy is the treatment of choice. It is also used for aplastic ...

    Topic section last updated 04/01/2016 - 2:24pm.

  10. Eltrombopag restores tri-lineage hematopoiesis in refractory severe aplastic anemia which can be sustained on discontinuation of drug

    ... aplastic anemia (SAA) remain pancytopenic despite immunosuppressive therapy. We have previously demonstrated that eltrombopag has ... patients with robust near-normalization of blood counts had drug discontinued at a median of 28.5 months after entry (range 9 to 37), and ...

    Research Article last updated 01/07/2014 - 12:22pm.