There was no structured method for safely transition from parenteral prostanoids to oral medication. We enrolled 37 idiopathic/hereditary pulmonary arterial hypertension patients receiving triple combination therapy including parenteral prostanoids into structured transition program to oral selexipag. Four (10.8%) patients successfully transitioned under the protocol, and all of them presented long-term safety.
- pulmonary arterial hypertension
- transition therapy
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine