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What does FVIII stand for?

FVIII stands for Factor VIII (blood clotting)

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Previously approved for preventing and controlling bleeding in patients with factor VIII deficiency due to hemophilia A or acquired factor VIII deficiency.
The facility makes recombinant Factor VIII therapy, basically a therapeutic protein that enables people with the blood-clotting disorder to lead nearly normal lives.
Factor VIII is essential to prevent bleeding in patients with haemophilia but contaminated stocks have led to hundreds of patients being infected with the Aids virus and hepatitis viruses.
Food and Drug Administration for XYNTHA(TM) (Antihemophilic Factor [Recombinant], Plasma/Albumin-Free), a recombinant factor VIII product, for patients with hemophilia A for both the control and prevention of bleeding episodes and surgical prophylaxis.