This medication is an enzyme, prescribed for Mucopolysaccharidosis VI. It helps to decrease a substance, which causes problem in the body.
IV- The recommended dose is 1 mg per kg of body weight administered once weekly.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of fever, lung or breathing disease, difficulty in breathing during sleep, oxygen deficiency, any allergy, who are taking other medications, children less than 5 years old, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• Most Common :
Difficulty in breathing, fever, chills, chest pain and respiratory distress.
• Gastrointestinal : Abdominal pain and naval hernia.
• Miscellaneous : Joint pain, eye inflammation, uneasiness, hearing impairment and rash.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it under refrigeration (2° to 8°C). Do not freeze it.
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