Factor 5 Deficiency Treatment
There is no cure for factor 5 deficiency. Treatment for bleeding problems due to a factor 5 deficiency include, fresh frozen plasma and vitamin K. Patients should avoid aspirin, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications, and other medications that can promote bleeding.
Treatment for factor 5 deficiency may include:
- Fresh frozen plasma
- Avoid aspirin
- Avoid nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications:
- Avoid medications that cause bleeding
For more information:
Factor 5 Deficiency Specialist
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