Patient Stories


Curious about life with persistent or chronic ITP?

Hear the stories of actual patients whose doctors have prescribed them PROMACTA® (eltrombopag). Please note that patients' results with PROMACTA are based on their experience only. Individual results may vary.

After being diagnosed at 15 and spending years struggling to accept the idea of living with immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), Chris decided it was time to take his condition seriously.


Joe’s ITP diagnosis was a big shock. After trying steroids and infusions, he felt like he was on a treatment roller coaster with no end in sight.


When Linda was diagnosed with ITP, all she could focus on was her platelet count. It didn’t give her any room to live her life. "I'm passionate about living every day to the fullest."