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Details for Patent: 5,145,840

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Details for Patent: 5,145,840

Title: Treatment of idiopathic thrombocytopaenic purpura
Abstract:A method of treating idiopathic thrombocytopaenia purpura with 2',3'-dideoxy-3'-azidonucleosides, in particular 3'-azido-3'-deoxythymidine, is disclosed.
Inventor(s): Kirk, III; Leone E. (Raleigh, NC), King; Dannie H. (Raleigh, NC), Clemons; Richard H. (Cary, NC), Lehrman; Sandra N. (Durham, NC), Barry; David W. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Assignee: Burroughs Wellcome Co. (Research Triangle Park, NC)
Filing Date:Apr 02, 1991
Application Number:07/679,236
Claims:1. A method of treating idiopathic thrombocytopaenia purpura in a human in need thereof, which comprises administering to said human an effective thrombocytopaenia purpura treatment amount of a compound 3'-azido-3'-deoxythmidine.

2. The method of claim 1, in which said compound is administered orally.

3. The method of claim 1, in which said compound is administered parenterally.

4. The method of treating a patient diagnosed as having thrombocytopaenia purpura, which comprises orally or intravenously administering an effective thromocytopaenia purpura treatment amount of 3'-azido-3'-deoxythymidine to said patient.

5. A method of increasing platelets in a patient in need thereof, which comprises administering an effective platelet increasing amount of 3'-azido-3'-deoxythymidine to said patient.
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