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Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Summary

Description: A disease-producing enzyme deficiency subject to many variants, some of which cause a deficiency of GLUCOSE-6-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE activity in erythrocytes, leading to hemolytic anemia.

Also Known As: Deficiency, GPD; Deficiency, Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase; G6PD Deficiency; GPD Deficiency; Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Show All >>

Networked: 1145 relevant articles (25 outcomes, 101 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase (Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase) : 8 outcomes 49 studies in 556 results : IBA
  2. Primaquine : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 74 results : FDA 2
  3. glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase A- : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 16 results : IBA
  4. Glucose (Dextrose) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 59 results : FDA 175 Generic
  5. Vitamin E : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 10 results : FDA 13 Generic
  6. Bilirubin : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 38 results : IBA
  7. Dapsone : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 16 results : FDA 3
  8. 8-aminoquinoline : 2 outcomes in 5 results : IBA
  9. Oxidoreductases : 1 outcome 5 studies in 70 results : IBA
  10. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 41 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency

  1. Malaria
  2. Sickle Cell Trait
  3. Infection
  4. Jaundice
  5. Hyperbilirubinemia
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Key Therapies for Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency

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  1. Phototherapy (Light Therapy) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 16 results
  2. Patient Isolation : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 studies in 6 results
  4. Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Heart-Lung Bypass) : 1 study in 2 results
  5. Induced Labor : 1 study in 1 result
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