Thymoglobulin

Active Ingredient(s): Antithymocyte Globulin
Category: Immune System



Thymoglobulin Overview

Anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG) is an infusion of horse or rabbit-derived antibodies against human T cells, which is used in the prevention and treatment of acute rejection in organ transplantation and therapy of aplastic anemia. Contents 1 Uses 2 Complications and alternatives 3 History 3.1 Status in graft-versus-host disease 4 References Uses Two antithymocyte globulin (ATG) agents licensed for clinical use in the United States are Thymoglobulin (rabbit ATG, rATG, Genzyme) and Atg...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Antithymocyte Globulin
  • Injection: 25mg, 50mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Thymoglobulin: (1 result)

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  • 58468-0080 Thymoglobulin 5 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Genzyme Corporation

Other drugs which contain Antithymocyte Globulin or a similar ingredient: (2 results)






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