Canterbury DHB


Haemophilia A

Aim: To prevent spontaneous bleeding.

This is generally achieved by a peak factor VIII of 40%.

Variable schedule is daily to two or three times weekly, depending on whether a short or longer half-life product is used. A higher dose may be needed on Friday. 72 hrs before next dose.

About this Canterbury DHB document (5237):

Document Owner:

Sean Macpherson (see Who's Who)

Last Reviewed:

November 2019

Next Review:

November 2022


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Topic Code: 5237