Brand name: Aldurazyme TM
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Active ingredients: laronidase
What it is used for
Aldurazyme is indicated as long term enzyme replacement therapy in patients with Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS I; alpha - L - iduronidase deficiency) to treat the non-neurological manifestations of the disease.
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 3 Years.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Colourless to pale yellow, clear to slightly opalescent solution that must be diluted prior to administration.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient laronidase
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
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Reporting side effects
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You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems