Indications for: CABLIVI
Treatment of acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (aTTP), in combination with plasma exchange and immunosuppressive therapy.
Administer upon initiation of plasma exchange therapy. 1st bolus IV inj requires administration by healthcare provider. Give subsequent SC inj (after proper training) into the abdomen; rotate inj sites. Avoid inj around the navel. Day 1: Initially 11mg bolus IV inj at least 15mins prior to plasma exchange, then 11mg SC inj after plasma exchange completion. Subsequent Days (during daily plasma exchange): 11mg SC inj once daily following plasma exchange; (after plasma exchange period): 11mg SC inj once daily continuing for 30 days following the last daily plasma exchange; may further extend treatment for max 28 days if signs of persistent underlying disease are present (eg, suppressed ADAMTS13 activity levels). Discontinue if >2 recurrences of aTTP during treatment.
Increased risk of bleeding; interrupt treatment if severe; monitor closely. Withhold treatment 7 days prior to elective surgery, dental procedures, or other invasive interventions. Severe hepatic impairment; monitor closely. Coagulopathy (eg, hemophilia, other coagulation factor deficiencies). Pregnancy, neonates: monitor closely. Nursing mothers.
von Willebrand factor (vWF)-directed antibody fragment.
Avoid concomitant anticoagulants or antiplatelet agents; may increase risk of bleeding; monitor closely if needed.
Epistaxis, headache, gingival bleeding, fatigue, urticaria, pyrexia, paresthesia, dyspnea.
Generic Drug Availability:
Single-dose vial—1 (w. diluent, supplies)