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Drug information on Gama -Glob (Immune Globulin Intravenous) from Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd. (Alidac)

Gama -Glob

Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd. (Alidac)
Generic : Immune Globulin Intravenous
Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Gama -Glob may be prescribed

Side effects of Gama -Glob

   Heart : High or low blood pressure, heart arrest and blood clotting events.

   Central Nervous System : Weakness, dizziness, fatigue, headache, sleeplessness, coma, loss of consciousness, seizures and tremor.

   Skin : Skin inflammation, redness, increased sweating, flushing, blisters, itching, bruising, rash, Stevens-Johnson syndrome and hives.

   Eye and ENT : Ear pain, nosebleed, nose congestion, cold, runny nose and sore throat.

   Gastrointestinal : Abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, stomach discomfort and vomiting.

   Genitourinary : Acute kidney failure and acute tubular necrosis.

   Blood : Anemia and decrease in white blood cells and platelets.

   Liver : Liver dysfunction.

   Metabolic : Increased BUN.

   Musculoskeletal : Muscle pain, joint pain, back pain, leg cramps, limb pain, neck pain and rigors.

   Respiratory : Acute respiratory distress syndrome, shortness of breath, asthma, lung inflammation, bluish, difficulty in breathing, increased cough, lung swelling, sinus inflammation, upper respiratory tract infection and wheezing.

   Miscellaneous : Accidental injury, chills, fever, pain, pain in extremities and tightness in chest.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adults and Children- IV- 400 mg/kg every 3 to 4 week.

How to use Gama -Glob?

It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.

When is Gama -Glob not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Gama -Glob

Caution should be exercised in patients who received vaccination for measles, mumps, or rubella in the last 3 months, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Monitor patients for clinical signs and symptoms of hemolysis regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Gama -Glob

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Gama -Glob

Store this medication as directed by your physician.

♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA

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