What is Romiplostim?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Nplate

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Romiplostim is a colony stimulating factor and thrombopoietic agent that is used for the treatment of chronic immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenia purpura (ITP) who have had insufficient response to corticosteroids, immune globulin, or splenectomy.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Romiplostim

Side effect Patients
Fatigue 1
Lethargic in the the morning 1

Why patients stopped taking Romiplostim

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Romiplostim

Duration

Stopped taking Romiplostim

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Romiplostim.