Internal Reference Number: FOI_5299
Date Request Received: 17/09/2019 09:50:35
Date Request Replied To: 11/10/2019 14:08:20
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Request Summary: Trust treatment of Hereditary angioedema HAE
Request Category: Private Individuals
|Question Number 1:|
Does your trust treat Hereditary angioedema HAE? [Yes/No]
|Answer To Question 1:|
We treat hereditary angioedema in cases of emergency only
Patients are in the care of consultants elsewhere
|Question Number 2:|
In the last 6 months, how many patients with Hereditary angioedema (HAE) have been treated with,
• Tranexamic acid
|Answer To Question 2:|
Please note that our system cannot search by diagnosis, therefore the figures below do not only related to patients with HAE.
• Berint - 0 (If you meant Berinert then >5)
• Tranexamic acid - approx. 150 people were treated with this drug, but we are unable to say for what condition.
|Question Number 3:|
Over the past 6 months, how many patients with persistent / chronic* Immune thrombocytopenia purpura [ITP] have you treated [include all treatments such as steroids, splenectomy, immune globulins, Rituximab and TPOs]?
|Answer To Question 3:|
Less than 5 patients have been treated in the past 6 months.
|Question Number 4:|
Over the past 6 months, how many patients with persistent / chronic* Immune thrombocytopenia purpura [ITP] were new to treatment with the following;
• Eltrombopag [Revolade]
• Romiplostim [Nplate]
*Patient has ITP for over 6 months and does not respond to standard active treatments
|Answer To Question 4:|
Less than 5 patients were new to treatment in the past 6 months.
|Question Number 5:|
Over the past 6 months, how many patients have you treated with the following conditions and treatments. If None, please state None.
Please complete in attached table.
|Answer To Question 5:|
Please see attached spreadsheet.8190 - FOI 5299 Q5.xlsx
|Please see attachments:|
|8190 - FOI 5299 Q5.xlsx|
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