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poractant alfa (Curosurf) Summary

Description: RN given refers to cpd with unknown MF; isolated from porcine lungs; contains approx 99% phospholipids and 1% hydrophobic low MW (<15,000) proteins

Also Known As: Curosurf; Allphar brand of poractant alfa; Chiesi brand of poractant alfa; Dey brand of poractant alfa; Nycomed brand of poractant alfa Show All >>

Networked: 75 relevant articles (8 outcomes, 10 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which poractant alfa is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 2 outcomes 1 study in 7 results
  2. Newborn Respiratory Distress Syndrome : 2 outcomes in 11 results
  3. Respiratory Insufficiency (Respiratory Failure) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 8 results
  4. Meconium Aspiration Syndrome : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results
  5. Reperfusion Injury : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
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Drugs Related to poractant alfa

  1. beractant (Survanta)
  2. Protein C
  3. Oxygen
  4. Budesonide (Pulmicort)
  5. lucinactant
  6. Vitamin E
  7. Venticute
  8. calfactant
  9. poractant alfa (Curosurf)
  10. Dextrans (Dextran)
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Therapies Related to poractant alfa

  1. Artificial Respiration (Mechanical Ventilation)
  2. Microbubbles
  3. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  4. Mechanical Ventilators (Ventilator)
  5. Aftercare (After-Treatment)

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