This medication is a monoclonal antibody, prescribed for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) disease in pediatric patients.
Adult- IM- The recommended dose is 15 mg/kg of body weight.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into a large muscle.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bleeding disorder or low platelet count, heart surgery, who are taking anticoagulants, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• Most Common : Respiratory tract infection, ear infection, fever, nose inflammation, rash, diarrhea, cough, vomiting, stomach flu, and wheezing.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it in refrigerator (2° to 8°C) and in an airtight container. Do not freeze it.