Active ingredients: cytomegalovirus immunoglobulin
What it is used for
CMV Immunoglobulin-VF is indicated for the prevention of CMV infection following bone marrow and renal transplants. Specifically, the product is indicated when the recipient is seronegative for CMV and receives a graft from a CMV positive donor. CMV Immunoglobulin-VF may also be a helpful adjunct to therapy in patients with established CMV infection, e.g. CMV pneumonitis.
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 at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Do not Freeze
- Lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear, colourless, slightly viscous solution
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf)