Canterbury DHB

Context

Dosage

In This Section

For Replacement Therapy

For Immunomodulatory Therapy

For Replacement Therapy

NZBS recommends 200-400 mg/kg per month, either as a single dose or two equal fortnightly doses. Higher doses (400-600 mg/kg) per month may be required following initial therapy based on the patient's clinical picture.

A prescription chart is available.

For Immunomodulatory Therapy

A prescription chart is available.

For further details of Intragam prescribing guidelines, precautions and adverse reactions see the Transfusion Medicine Handbook 2008, section 5.3.8.

For more information, see www.blood.gov.au/ivig-criteria.

About this Canterbury DHB document (5145):

Document Owner:

Steve Gibbons (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

August 2014

Next Review:

August 2016

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Topic Code: 5145