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Brand name: Flebogamma 5% DIF TM

Active ingredients: normal immunoglobulin

What it is used for

Replacement Therapy in: Primary immunodeficiency syndromes such as: congenital agammaglobulinaemia and hypogammaglobulinaemia, common variable immunodeficiency, severe combined immunodeficiency, Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome; Myeloma or chronic lymphocytic leukaemia with severe secondary hypogammaglobulinaemia and recurrent infections; and children with congenital AIDS and recurrent infections. Immunomodulation: Idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura (ITP), in children or adults at high risk of bleeding or prior to surgery to correct the platelet count, Guillian Barre syndrome. Allogenic bone marrow transplantation.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Intravenous
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Do not Freeze
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Clear or slightly opalescent, colourless or pale yellow solution

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

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For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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