Getting clotting factors in the Philippines

By | Bleeding Disorders, Hemophilia, Project Share, Resources, World Federation of Hemophilia | 4 Comments

I’ve been getting inquiries on where to buy factor concentrates in the Philippines. Factors are the substances in the blood that act in sequence to enable it to clot naturally.

People with bleeding disorders either do not have clotting factors in their blood or their factors are defective, causing them to bleed more than normal. Some bleeds are more fatal than others, and in fact, several patients (including my mother) died from bleeding. Infusion of factor concentrates is generally the best and fastest way to stop bleeding.

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