antihemophilic factor

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Synonyms for antihemophilic factor

a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A

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Alphanate contains the clotting proteins factor VIII (antihemophilic factor) and VWF, and minimizes the risk of hemorrhage by temporarily increasing the plasma level of factor VIII, an essential cofactor in activation of factor X that leads to thrombin and fibrin formation.
The company will conduct a postmarketing study of Alphanate in type 3 vWD patients who are undergoing major surgery.