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Cryoprecipitate

Published on 27 February 2020

We manufacture cryoprecipitate at the Jack Copland Centre (JCC).

Packaging and transport

Cryoprecipitate is transported in insulated cardboard boxes using dry ice.

Cryoprecipitate pooled, leucocyte depleted

Parameter and specification

  • Volume: 100ml-250ml
  • Leucocyte count: Less than 5 x 10 to the 6 per unit
  • FVIIIc: Greater than or equal to 350 IU/unit
  • Fibrinogen: Greater than or equal to 700mg/unit

Stock item/lead time for manufacture

  • Stock

CT code

  • 10369

Guidelines

Read cryoprecipitate guidelines for the UK's blood transfusion services on the Joint United Kingdom (UK) Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee (JPAC) website.

We also purchase small volume Methylene Blue Treated and removed Cryo from NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT).

Explore NHSBT's component portfolio and guidelines.

Our polices

Our policies and guidelines outline recommended approaches for clinical settings and transfusion situations.