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  1. Interviews with the Experts: Hemolysis in PNH and Beyond

    ... this process is by blocking the action of complement.  Eculizumab (Soliris®) is an antibody to a component of the complement ... and prevents complement-induced red cells destruction.  Eculizumab has been studied in several clinical trials and is approved by the ...

    Interview last updated 08/31/2016 - 8:40am.

  2. Bone Marrow Transplant

    ... patients with low platelet counts while on  eculizumab should talk to their doctor about bone marrow transplant ...

    Topic section last updated 03/29/2016 - 7:27pm.

  3. Clinical Trial Basics

    ... (Exjade) lenalidomide (Revlimid) eculizumab (Soliris) azacitidine (Vidaza) eltrombopag ...

    Page last updated 03/29/2016 - 7:29pm.

  4. FAQs

    ... and cyclosporine are the medicines typically used. Eculizumab (Soliris®) is the only drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug ... about treatments for MDS. For PNH patients the drug eculizumab (Soliris®) is the only FDA approved treatment currently ...

    Topic section last updated 03/02/2016 - 11:42am.

  5. Ricky Smith, Jr.

    ... drug therapy Prednisone Eculizumab ...

    "Like You" Patient Story last updated 04/05/2017 - 1:27pm.

  6. Disease Won't Run My Life

    ... a result of the trial, my doctor recommended beginning eculizumab (Soliris®).  It was another new normal, this time a positive ... high of 155,000 in the platelet count.  I’m doing well on eculizumab though sometimes I experience nausea and headaches. Apparently, the ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 05/10/2016 - 3:36pm.

  7. Therapies

    ... Eculizumab Eculizumab (Soliris ®) is the only drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug ...

    Page last updated 03/18/2016 - 11:26am.

  8. Transplantation


    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:45pm.

  9. Financial Resources

    ... Assists patients who have been prescribed Soliris ( eculizumab ) by connecting them to alternate funding sources and by getting ...

    Page last updated 08/26/2015 - 10:47am.

  10. Overlap Syndromes: When PNH Appears with Aplastic Anemia

    ... with only PNH. Patients having classic PNH may need eculizumab (Soliris®) or anticoagulants to prevent blood clots. Aplastic ... PNH-aplastic anemia overlap maybe not respond as well to eculizumab if they have a low reticulocyte count. They may need ... an effect on the kidney function-- unless they are also on eculizumab. Another consequence of the overlap syndrome is the effect of the ...

    Interview last updated 04/15/2015 - 9:39am.