Exjade. Definition

Medical Definition: Exjade

A drug used to treat excess iron in the blood caused by blood transfusions. It is being studied for the treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes (a group of diseases in which bone marrow does not produce enough healthy blood cells) and other conditions. Deferasirox binds to extra iron in the blood. The drug and the iron from the body in urine. A type of chelator. Also called Exjade.

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