Eltrombopag olamine. Definition

Medical Definition: Eltrombopag olamine

A drug used to treat chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura (a condition where the immune system destroys platelets). This drug causes the bone marrow to make more platelets. Is also being studied for the treatment of low platelet counts caused by chemotherapy. A type of receptor agonist thrombopoietin. Also called Promacta.

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