Hereditary Angioedema. The dosage requirements for continuous treatment of hereditary angioedema with stanozololÂ should be individualized on the basis of clinical response of the patient. It is recommended the patient be started on 2 mg three times a day. After a favorable initial response is obtained in terms of prevention of episodes of edematous attacks, the proper continuing dosage should be determined by decreasing the dosage at intervals of one to three months to a maintenance dosage of 2 mg alternate day schedule. During the dose-adjusting phase close monitoring of the patient’s has a history of airway involvement.
The prophylactic dose of stanozolol to be used prior to dental extraction or other traumatic or stressful situations has not been established and may be substantially larger.