Active ingredients: normal immunoglobulin
What it is used for
Replacement therapy in: Primary immunodeficiency syndromes: congenital agammaglobulinaemia and hypogammaglobulinaemia; common variable immunodeficiency; severe combined immunodeficiencies; Wiskott Aldrich syndrome; Myeloma or chronic lymphocytic leukaemia with severe secondary hypogammaglobulinaemia and recurrent infections. Children with congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) who have repeated bacterial infections; Immunomodulation: Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, in adults or children with a high risk of bleeding or prior to surgery to correct platelet count. Guillain Barre syndrome. Kawasaki disease. Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous. This medicine or fluids is given through a needle or tube (catheter) inserted into a vein.
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
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Clear to slightly opalescent.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
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Reporting side effects
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