ITP Community Websites

Your family and friends may be a powerful source of support. You may want to direct them to this site to help them better understand your condition. There are also support groups and national organizations that may be helpful. Listed below are a few examples.

These third party resources are for your information only. Amgen does not endorse and is not responsible for the content included in these resources.

When using any of these resources, look over the information you receive carefully, so that you can understand how it may apply to your specific support needs. Always consult your doctor if you have specific questions about your ITP treatment.

  • Platelet Disorder Support Association (PSDA)
    A non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with ITP and other platelet disorders through education, advocacy, research, and support.
  • Health Monitor Guide to ITP
    An ITP-focused partner site of Health Monitor, a leading online destination for those seeking trusted, user-friendly information about various health-related topics.
  • ITP Support Association
    A UK-registered charity that aims to promote and improve the general welfare of people with ITP.
  • National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
    A globally led institute that supports and conducts heart, lung, and blood disease research on behalf of the Federal Government at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
  • American Society of Hematology
    The world’s largest professional society working to conquer blood diseases.
  • Platelets on the Web
    Useful information for physicians, patients, and caregivers about idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP).
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