Defitelio (Defibrotide Sodium)

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  • Brand Name: Defitelio
  • Innovator Brand Name: Defitelio
  • API: Defibrotide Sodium
  • Packaging: 10 vials (Per Box)
  • Strength: 200mg
  • Manufacturer Name: Jazz Pharmaceuticals
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Uses of medication: Defitelio (Defibrotide sodium) is used in order to treat adult and pediatric patients with hepatic veno-occlusive disease (VOD), also named sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (SOS), with renal or pulmonary dysfunction after hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation (HSCT).

Dosage: The recommended dose of defibrotide for pediatric or adult patients is 6.25 mg/kg every 6-hours administered as a 2 hour intravenous infusion. The defibrotide dose should be based on the patient’s baseline body weight. This medication should be administered at least for 21 days. In case following 21-days signs/symptoms of hepatic veno-occlusive disease have not been resolved, defibrotide uses should be continued until resolution of veno-occlusive disease or up to a maximum of 60-days.

Treatment Reactions: The most commonly reported defibrotide side effects include:

  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Nosebleeds (Epistaxis)
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension

Warnings and Precautions:

  • The defibrotide 200mg should not be used in individuals with bleeding complications or who are taking blood thinners.
  • Patients should be monitored for bleeding. Withhold or discontinue defibrotide sodium injection in case significant bleeding occurs.
  • Patients should be informed that breastfeeding is not recommended during defibrotide sodium injection treatment.
  • Patients with defitelio dose should be monitored for the hypersensitivity reactions, especially in case there is a history of the previous exposure.
  • Use of defitelio (defibrotide sodium) should be avoided by women with childbearing potential.

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Storage: Defitelio injection should be stored at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F); excursions permitted between 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F). Partially used vials of defibrotide sodium should be discarded.

Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps connect buyers with suppliers who can ship DEFITELIO at the global level as per the need of buyer’s. The Indian Pharma provides guarantee of quality and delivery for the DEFITELIO Injections.

Buying Procedure: In order to buy DEFITELIO, you can contact us at our Toll-free number 1800 889 1064 or on WhatsApp number +919310090915 or an Email to us at: along with your ID Proof, Valid Prescription Letter and Medical Reports.

Conclusion: Defibrotide (Defitelio) basically is the only agent approved in order to treat the severe hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease following hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation and demonstrates an effective treatment option of this condition.

Commonly Asked Questions

What is Defitelio?

DEFITELIO is a medicine that contains the active substance Defibrotide Sodium and is available as Single Vial.

What does Defitelio contain as an active substance?

The medication Defitelio specifically contains the active substance Defibrotide Sodium.

From which class of drug Defibrotide belongs?

Defibrotide basically belongs to a class of drugs named antithrombotic agents.

How does Defibrotide act?

As an antithrombotic agent, Defibrotide acts in order to prevent the formation of blood clots.

How much does defitelio cost?

The defitelio price in india may vary depending on the wholesaler or pharmacy you visit. Cost for Defitelio injection (80 mg/mL) is around 698,688 INR for a supply of 25 milliliters.

Where can I get Defibrotide at the best price?

In order to get the best defibrotide price, always buy this medication from a such Pharmaceutical Wholesaler Company which is ISO and WHO-GDP certified.

Can I get Defibrotide Sodium (Defitelio) even if I am not based in India?

The Indian Pharma helps patients in accessing or importing Defibrotide Sodium (Defitelio), not approved in their home country against the legitimate prescription and in conformity with the all local laws and regulations of their home country.

In how many countries DEFITELIO is approved for marketing?

DEFITELIO is available/approved in USA and Europe. We can help you to access it in India.

What is DEFITELIO used for?

DEFITELIO is indicated for the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with hepatic veno-occlusive disease (VOD), also known as sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (SOS), with renal or pulmonary dysfunction following hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation (HSCT).

How can I get DEFITELIO in India?

DEFITELIO is a prescription only drug and is not approved for marketing in India.

The Indian Pharma (IP) is a consulting pharmaceutical company which assists Patients in accessing medicines in India. The Indian Pharma facilitates such access only against valid prescriptions in conformity with all local laws and regulations.

Patients/ Clinicians / Researchers can contact IP at +91 96508 77511 or write to at –

We facilitate by-

  • Helping in documentation to import the medicine for personal use
  • Finding Genuine and reliable source in USA, Europe and Japan
  • Ensuring 100% transparency.

DEFITELIO can be shipped to Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Bangalore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Cochin and Pune and other cities in India.

The Indian Pharma can facilitate the supply of DEFITELIO (prescription medicines) to all locations in the world and in India after fulfilling the legal requirement.

The Indian Pharma does not manufacture, supply, re-sell or retail any drugs or medicines. All trademarks and other intellectual property in relation to drugs and medicines supplied to you by suppliers are owned by their respective manufacturers or licensees

Can I get DEFITELIO even if I am not based in India?

Almost all countries across the world have provisions for granting access to drugs prior to marketing approval for personal use for patients who have exhausted all other treatment options available in their country

The Indian Pharma (IP) can help patients in accessing/importing DEFITELIO, unapproved in their home country against a legitimate prescription and in conformity with all local laws and regulations of their home country.

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Are there any side-effects/ adverse reactions/precautions associated with treatment with DEFITELIO?

It is recommended to seek your doctor’s medical advice about side effects.

How do I contact The Indian Pharma?

You can use different channel to contact The Indian Pharma (IP) Tele & Mobile: You can reach us on +91 96508 77511 on any working days. Email: We can also address your enquiries if sent directly to We will respond within 24 hours after receiving your mail. Please mention detailed enquiry, your contact number with ISD code while sending your mail. We will respond within 1 working days after receiving your query form.


What information do you need to help patient in assisting documentation for DEFITELIO import for personal use?

We will require the following documents to help in documentation for Named-Patient import

  • Doctor’s Prescription – We would require prescription from Registered Medical Practitioner Stating Product name, dosage, duration of treatment and diagnosis
  • Patient’s Medical history – We would require all test reports and Medical reports of the patient for last 3 months.
  • Patient’s Identity card – We will require scan copy of Patient’s identity card and proof of residence to initiate documentation process. You can use copy of Passport, Driving License, Employee ID card or any Photo ID document as your Identity card.