Paroxysmal Cold Hemoglobinuria Medication

Updated: Mar 13, 2018
  • Author: Neetu Radhakrishnan, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Medication Summary

Until recently, no pharmaceutical agents were available for the treatment of paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria. However, rituximab was reported to show efficacy in a case report. [48] A review of the literature did not show any benefit with eculizumab in this condition (unlike in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria). [49]