Active Ingredient(s): Bezlotoxumab
FDA Approved: * October 21, 2016
Pharm Company: * MERCK SHARP DOHME
Category: Immune System

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Zinplava Overview

Bezlotoxumab, sold under the brand name Zinplava, is a human monoclonal antibody designed for the prevention of recurrence of Clostridium difficile infections.[1] This drug, along with actoxumab, was developed through Phase II efficacy trials by a partnership between Medarex Inc and MassBiologics of the University of Massachusetts Medical School.[2] The project was then licensed to Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp for further development and commercialization.&...

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Side effects from Zinplava

I was given this drug 2 days ago for c diff that I've been battling for 5 months. I feel like I've been hit by a semi. Is there anyone else like this? I was the first one to receive this at my hospital. Just praying it works and this will be worth it. Docs have tried everything else. ## It can cause some pretty harsh side effects, such as vomiting, joint/muscle aches, fever, dizziness, and high blood pressure. What else have they had try to treat it?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 1000ml/40ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Zinplava: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0006-3025 Zinplava 25 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Other drugs which contain Bezlotoxumab or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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