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Gene Therapy for Thalassemia Major - Hemophilia B

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  • Gene Therapy for Thalassemia Major
    This eMedTV resource describes current research on gene therapy for thalassemia major, which may offer a cure for the disease. This genetic therapy could involve inserting genes to replace abnormal ones or encouraging fetal hemoglobin production.
  • Generic Argatroban
    There are generic argatroban products available at this time. This selection from the eMedTV Web library takes a closer look at the generic availability of this drug, including the strengths available and who manufactures these products.
  • Generic Arixtra
    As this selection from the eMedTV Web site discusses, you can now buy generic versions of Arixtra (fondaparinux). This page talks about how the generic products compare to the brand-name drug and lists the strengths in which they are sold.
  • Generic Asclera
    This selection from the eMedTV library explains why a generic version of Asclera (polidocanol) is currently unavailable and when such a product might be expected. It also addresses the difference between the terms "generic name" and "generic version."
  • Generic Ferriprox
    There are currently no generic Ferriprox (deferiprone) products available. This part of the eMedTV Web library takes a closer look at why companies are not allowed to make a generic version of this drug and when one might be available.
  • Generic Fragmin
    As this article from the eMedTV Web library explains, there are no generic Fragmin (dalteparin) products available at this time. This resource explains why it is unclear as to when a generic version of this medication may become available.
  • Generic Innohep
    As stated in this eMedTV article, there are currently no generic Innohep (tinzaparin sodium) products available. This page offers possible explanations of why this is so and explains the difference between a generic name and a generic product.
  • Generic Lovenox
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, generic Lovenox (enoxaparin) is now available. This page lists the strengths in which the generic versions are available and explains how they compare to brand-name Lovenox.
  • Generic Name for Lovenox
    Enoxaparin is the generic name (not a generic version) of Lovenox. As this eMedTV Web resource discusses, enoxaparin can help treat and prevent blood clots. This page further describes what this drug is used for, as well as possible side effects.
  • Generic Nascobal
    You cannot currently buy a generic Nascobal (cyanocobalamin nasal spray) product, due to existing patents. This eMedTV page explains when a generic might become available and notes the difference between a generic name and generic version of a drug.
  • Generic Trental
    This eMedTV page offers an overview of generic Trental (pentoxifylline), including details on what it is used for and how it compares to the brand-name version of the drug. An explanation of how the FDA rates generic medicines is also provided.
  • Get Rid of Spider Veins
    If you have spider veins, treatment options may include sclerotherapy and laser surgery. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at the methods used to get rid of spider veins, including information on their effectiveness.
  • Haemophilia
    Hemophilia is a rare, inherited blood disorder. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at hemophilia, including information about how the disorder is diagnosed and treated. Haemophilia is a common alternate spelling of hemophilia.
  • Hemofilia
    Hemophilia is a rare condition in which the blood does not clot normally. This page from the eMedTV Web site explains what causes hemophilia and lists some of the signs and symptoms of this disease. Hemofilia is a common misspelling of hemophilia.
  • Hemofilie
    Hemophilia is a genetic disorder in which the blood does not clot properly. This eMedTV Web page further explores the cause of hemophilia and explains what treatments are available for the condition. Hemofilie is a common misspelling of hemophilia.
  • Hemophelia
    People with hemophilia, a bleeding disorder, may experience internal bleeding. This eMedTV segment describes other problems associated with hemophilia and explains how the condition is treated. Hemophelia is a common misspelling of hemophilia.
  • Hemophilia
    An inherited blood disorder, hemophilia occurs when the blood does not clot normally. This eMedTV article provides an overview of hemophilia, including information about how it is diagnosed and treated, and offers links to additional information.
  • Hemophilia A
    Hemophilia A is the most common form of hemophilia, an inherited bleeding disorder. This page of the eMedTV Web site offers an overview of this condition, including an explanation of how it interferes with the normal clotting process.
  • Hemophilia B
    Hemophilia B is a disorder that involves a lack of clotting factor 9. This eMedTV article offers a detailed overview of this condition, including information about symptoms, how it affects blood's ability to clot, and treatment options.
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