What is the efficacy of erythropoietin for the treatment of renal pruritus?

Updated: Mar 03, 2020
  • Author: David F Butler, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Erythropoietin has been studied, [39, 40] and one double-blinded, placebo-controlled study showed marked benefit in patients receiving small doses for up to 6 months. However, this effect could not be confirmed.

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