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  1. Deferasirox is used to remove excess iron in the body in people who have received a large number of blood transfusions. Deferasirox is in a class of medications called iron ...
  2. Chelation Therapy and Diamond Blackfan Anemia (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) - PDF  
    ... and tongue, are very rare with deferoxamine. 2 Deferasirox (Exjade) Deferasirox (Exjade) is a chelation drug that became available ... the United States in 2005. The advantage of deferasirox is that it can be taken by mouth. ...
  3. Iron Chelation Therapy (Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation)  
    ... deferoxamine is very effective at reducing iron overload. Deferasirox ( Exjade ) . Deferasirox is a newer iron chelating medication that comes ... potentially serious side effects while you are taking deferasirox. When taking either deferoxamine or deferasirox, you should: ...
  4. Index to Drug-Specific Information (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... Spray (demopressin) DDAVP Rhinal Tube (desmopressin) DDVP (desmopressin Deferasirox Definity (perflutren lipid microspheres) Depacon (valproate) Depakene (valproic ...
  5. Understanding Side Effects of Drug Therapy (Leukemia & Lymphoma Society) - PDF  
    ... potential benefits and risks of using these drugs. Deferasirox (Exjade®) and deferoxamine mesylate (Desferal®) are examples of ...
  6. How Are Thalassemias Treated? (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... Side effects include problems with vision and hearing. Deferasirox is a pill taken once daily. Side effects ...
  7. Thalassemia (March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation)  
    ... the first oral iron chelating drug (Exjade or deferasirox) (7). This tablet is dissolved in water or ...
  8. Nutrition and Diet (Northern California Comprehensive Thalassemia Center)  
    Living with Thalassemia Living with Thalassemia ▶ Life Stages: Infancy Toddler School Years Adolescence Adulthood ▶ Nutrition Diet Calcium ▶ Immunization ▶ Fertility/ ...