Category: Expert View

Developing an educational resource on DDAVP for persons with bleeding disorders

Desmopressin, or DDAVP, plays a crucial role in the treatment of persons with inherited bleeding disorders, including von Willebrand disease, haemophilia A, platelet disorders, and undefined bleeding disorders. It works by enhancing the release of von Willebrand factor and factor VIII (8), which are essential components of the clotting cascade. If you live with an …

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