Active ingredients: poractant alfa
What it is used for
For the treatment (rescue) of Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature infants and prophylactic use in infants at risk of RDS.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intratracheal.
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Moisture
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to cream white suspension in clear glass vials.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
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