Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Gamma I.V. Infusion

Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion is used for immunoglobulins deficiency.

Gamma I.V. Infusion side effects

Common
  • Back pain
  • Chills
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Muscle pain
  • Tachycardia
  • Wheezing

How to use Gamma I.V. Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How Gamma I.V. Infusion works

Immune globulin belongs to class of agents called immunostimulants. It works by producing antibodies against foreign substances thereby fighting against infection.

Gamma I.V. Infusion related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
You may experience side effects (for example dizziness or nausea) during Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion that might affect the ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Gamma I.V. Infusion?

If you miss a dose of Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion is used for the treatment of certain diseases that are caused due to lack of antibodies in your blood.
  • It may be injected under the skin or given into a muscle.
  • Your doctor will monitor you for some time after administration of Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion to check for any side effects.
  • Do not drive or do do anything requiring concentration unless you know how Gamma I.V. 2500 mg Infusion affects you.
  • Inform your doctor if you have received any live vaccine (e.g. oral polio, MMR) in the last three months.

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 25th Jan 2018.
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