Active ingredients: normal immunoglobulin
What it is used for
Replacement therapy in adults and children in: - Primary Immunodeficiency Disease (PID) and - Symptomatic hypogammaglobulinaemia secondary to underlying disease or treatment. Immunomodulatory therapy in: - Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) as maintenance therapy after stabilisation with IVIg.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Subcutaneous. This medicine is injected, usually with a short needle or pen-like device, into the fat just beneath the skin.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 30 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear and pale-yellow or light-brown solution; during storage it may show formation of slight turbidity or a small amount of particulate matter
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
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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