Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 01 March 2018

Indication(s)

Anagrelide is indicated for the reduction of elevated platelet counts in at risk essential thrombocythaemia (ET) patients who are intolerant to their current therapy or whose elevated platelet counts are not reduced to an acceptable level by their current therapy.

An at risk patient
An at risk essential thrombocythaemia patient is defined by one or more of the following features:
• > 60 years of age or
• a platelet count > 1,000 x 109/l or
• a history of thrombo-haemorrhagic events.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/004585
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 15-02-2018
Type Medicinal product subject to restricted medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Mylan S.A.S.