Several pharmacologic agents have been evaluated, but their thrombopoietic
activity is modest and often associated with unfavorable side effects.
Platelet count and thrombopoietic
activity in patients with chronic renal failure.
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If thrombocytopenia persists even with reducing the dose alternative treatments like thrombopoietic
gro-wth factors should be considered but in our populat-ion a study is needed to see the effect of these throm-bopoietic agents so treatment should be continued with no hindrance.
Thrombopoietin and reticulated platelets as thrombopoietic
markers in colorectal cancer.
5) showed that a modified form of CRP had thrombopoietic
activity in both in vitro and in vivo mouse models.
properties of 5-methoxytyrptamine plus melatonin versus melatonin alone in the treatment of cancer-related thrombocytopenia.
Toxicities of the thrombopoietic
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For example, prevention of thrombocytopenia may relate to melatonin's thrombopoietic
properties, according to the authors.