Information for adult NPlate® (romiplostim) patients

This site is designed for adult patients who have been prescribed Nplate® (romiplostim). Your physician or healthcare professional has to prescribe Nplate® for you and will initiate self-administration of romiplostim only for specific adult patients. These patients will be provided with a Home Administration Training (HAT) pack by their healthcare professional.
Should you have any concerns or questions regarding your treatment with Nplate®, please speak to your doctor/nurse. For information on side effects and how to report them please click the ‘Report side effects’ tab above.

Patient Guide: Treatment with Nplate® (romiplostim) for immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)

This guide for adult patients prescribed Nplate® cover topics such as, “What is ITP?”, “About romiplostim” as well as offering advice on looking after yourself and providing contacts such as the ITP support association. Click the button below to download a PDF version of the booklet.
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Video tutorial: How to self-administer Nplate®

This video provides a step-by-step guide for adult patients on the preparation and self-administration of the correct dose of Nplate®. It will guide you, step by step, through the self-injection process – and demonstrate how, with practice, injecting can become a routine part of your life.
Click on the image below to access the video on the electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC) website.
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