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Hematin therapy in porphyric attacks.
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PMID:  7453089     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report our experience with hematin in the treatment of 57 patients in porphyric attacks. The ratio of acute intermittent porphyria: variegate porphyria: hereditary coproporphyria was 43:11:3. More than 90% of the patients showed not only a decline in their porphyrin precursors, but also a favor able clinical response. Hematin was well tolerated and should be considered the treatment of choice in porphyric relapse.
C A Pierach; I Bossenmaier; R Cardinal; M Weimer; C J Watson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Klinische Wochenschrift     Volume:  58     ISSN:  0023-2173     ISO Abbreviation:  Klin. Wochenschr.     Publication Date:  1980 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-03-27     Completed Date:  1981-03-27     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985205R     Medline TA:  Klin Wochenschr     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  829-32     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Heme / analogs & derivatives*
Hemin / therapeutic use*
Porphyrias / drug therapy*
Reg. No./Substance:
14875-96-8/Heme; 16009-13-5/Hemin

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