If you have an upcoming medical or dental procedure and have chronic liver disease and a low platelet count (thrombocytopenia), your healthcare provider may want you to get ready for your procedure by taking DOPTELET. With just 5 daily doses, DOPTELET can help raise your platelet count.
WHAT IS DOPTELET?
DOPTELET (avatrombopag) is a prescription medicine used to treat low platelet counts in adults with long-lasting (chronic) liver disease who are scheduled to have a medical or dental procedure. DOPTELET helps your body make more platelets to help you get ready for your procedure.
HOW DO I TAKE DOPTELET (avatrombopag)?
Starting on the right day is important. You should take DOPTELET just as your healthcare provider prescribed. You will begin taking DOPTELET 10 to 13 days prior to your procedure. Someone from your healthcare team, most likely the specialty pharmacy, will contact you to remind you when you should start taking DOPTELET.
If you are taking DOPTELET prior to a scheduled medical procedure and you miss a dose, contact your healthcare provider for further dosing instructions.
Take your dose of DOPTELET once a day.
Take DOPTELET every day with food.
Take DOPTELET for 5 days in a row as directed by your healthcare provider.
If you have any additional questions about DOPTELET, call your healthcare provider. You can also call your specialty pharmacy, or Dova 1Source at
1-833-DOVA-ONE (1-833-368-2663), and they will help you.
HOW DO I GET DOPTELET (avatrombopag)?
Dova 1Source, our financial support and access program, will work with you and your healthcare provider to locate a specialty pharmacy to help you get access to DOPTELET. The steps below describe what happens after your healthcare provider prescribes DOPTELET.
Your healthcare provider will send your DOPTELET prescription to Dova 1Source.
Dova 1Source will call you to review DOPTELET information with you, and will send your prescription to your specialty pharmacy.
Your specialty pharmacy will contact you to confirm your delivery details before sending DOPTELET to you.
After you receive DOPTELET, Dova 1Source will contact you again to address questions that you may have about taking DOPTELET.
GUIDES & RESOURCES
Helps explain why DOPTELET is important to take before your procedure
GUIDE TO TAKING DOPTELET
Outlines how and when you should take DOPTELET