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Brand name: Alustal House Dust Mites Extract Initial Treatment Set TM

Active ingredients: american house dust mite extract + european house dust mite extract

What it is used for

Treatment of patients with Type 1 allergy (Gell and Coombs classification), particularly presenting as seasonal or perennial rhinitis, conjunctivitis, rhinoconjunctivitis, with or without associated asthma.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Injection, suspension

Clear and colourless solution.

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Part 2: Injection, suspension

Clear and colourless solution.

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Part 3: Injection, suspension

Clear and colourless solution.

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient american house dust mite extract + european house dust mite extract

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.

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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

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