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B BLOOD AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS
B02 ANTIHEMORRHAGICS
B02B VITAMIN K AND OTHER HEMOSTATICS

The DDDs are based on treatment of hemorrhage associated with different deficiency states (e.g. vitamin K deficiency, deficiency of different blood coagulation factors etc.).


B02BD Blood coagulation factors

This group comprises all blood coagulation factors, thrombin etc., incl. preparations for local use, and their combinations. Fibrinogen (factor I), see - B02BB - Fibrinogen.

The DDDs for the coagulation factor IX (B02BD04 and B02BD09) are in the lower end of the dose range.

The DDDs for coagulation factor XIII (B02BD07) and catridecacog (B02BD11) are based on the dose given every 4th week.

The DDD of 6 TU (P) for von Willebrand factor is based on the starting dose for the treatment of haemorrhage or trauma (i.e. 80 U/kg per day).


    ATC code  Name  DDD  U Adm.R Note
    B02BD09  nonacog alfa 450 

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Last updated: 2013-12-19