Which medications in the drug class Blood products are used in the treatment of Acute Intermittent Porphyria?

Updated: Jul 08, 2020
  • Author: Thomas G DeLoughery, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Blood products

Hemin (Panhematin)

Provides negative feedback to the heme synthetic pathway and shuts down productions of porphyrins and porphyrin precursors.


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