Octagam

Active Ingredient(s): Immune Globulin IV, IVIG, IGIV
Category: Immune System



Octagam Overview

Immunoglobulin therapy, also known as normal human immunoglobulin (NHIG), is the use of a mixture of antibodies (immunoglobulins) to treat a number of health conditions.[1][2] These conditions include primary immunodeficiency, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, Kawasaki disease, certain cases of HIV/AIDS and measles, Guillain-Barré syndrome, and in certain other infections when a more specific immunoglobulin is not avaliable. Depending...

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after completing octagam 20% three days ivig, within a few days i had mottling of the limbs. after 6 days the injection sites were oozing blood. did any one else have this? I feel well and there is slight mottling now and again.
Updated 4 years ago.
 
octagam how do you pay for this med
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Hi My daughter Kory 7 is on her second dose of Octagam 10g in 200ml at 40g per dose per month. My question is How do I pay for this med ? Shriner's in Houston Texas provides the infusion location for free. Please Help - Brett Taylor
Updated 8 years ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Immune Globulin IV, IVIG, IGIV
  • Injection: 10%, 12g, 1g, 20%, 3g, 5%, 5g, 6g
  • Powder: 5%
  • Solution: 10%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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octagam how do you pay for this med Hi My daughter Kory 7 is on her second dose of Octagam 10g in 200ml at 40g per dose per month. My question is How do I p...
Side Effects Of Octagam after completing octagam 20% three days ivig, within a few days i had mottling of the limbs. after 6 days the injection ...