Imogam Rabies Pasteurised is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) rabies virus immunoglobulin. On this page you will find out more about Imogam Rabies Pasteurised, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: rabies virus immunoglobulin
Information for medicine and pack size:
Imogam Rabies Pasteurised 300 units/2 mL injection, 2 mL vial
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Imogam Rabies pasteurized is indicated in subjects who are thought to have been exposed to rabies virus, especially cases of major exposure, in accordance with W.H.O. recommendations as specified in the International Product Information.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear, pale yellow to light brown liquid. During storage it may show formation of slight turbidity or a small amount of particulate matter.|
|Route of administration||Intramuscular|
10mL vial: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
2mL vial: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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