- Antithrombin (AT) concentrate purified from human plasma
- Half-life (3.8 days) similar to endogenous AT
- Pregnancy category B
Pasteurized to inactivate viruses, with no confirmed cases of virus transmission
- Thrombate III is made from human plasma. Plasma products carry a risk of transmitting infectious agents, such as viruses, and theoretically, the Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) agent, despite steps designed to reduce this risk. No cases of transmission of viral disease or CJD have ever been identified for Thrombate III
- No known contraindications
In clinical studies, the most common adverse events were dizziness (2%), chest discomfort (0.9%), nausea (0.9%), and dysgeusia (0.9%).