United Kingdom: Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the package leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
UK/P/UKW/C/V2 August 2020
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Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. Adverse events should also be reported to Octapharma by telephoning 0845 1300 522.
Prevention and treatment of haemorrhage or surgical bleeding in von Willebrand disease (VWD), when desmopressin (DDAVP) treatment alone is ineffective or contra-indicated.
Treatment and prophylaxis of bleeding in patients with haemophilia A (congenital FVIII deficiency).
Shelf Life & Storage
Shelf life three years (+2° to +8°C).
The stability of the reconstituted solution has been demonstrated for four hours at room temperature (maximum +25°C). Nevertheless, to avoid microbial contamination, the reconstituted solution should be used immediately.
Our licensed vial sizes are listed below:
500 IU VWF/500 IU FVIII
1000 IU VWF/1000 IU FVIII
For questions about availability please contact customer services.
Legal classification: Prescription-only Medicine
Basic NHS cost: £0.50p per IU
UK/P/UKWHCP/C/V3 August 2020