Only available in the UK
United Kingdom: Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the package leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
UK/P/UKO5/C/V2 August 2020
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Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. Adverse events should also be reported to Octapharma by telephoning 0845 1300 522.
Replacement therapy in adults, and children and adolescents (0-18 years) in:
Primary immunodeficiency syndromes (PID) with impaired antibody production.
Secondary immunodeficiencies (SID) in patients who suffer from severe or recurrent infections, ineffective antimicrobial treatment and either proven specific antibody failure (PSAF)* or serum IgG level of <4g/l.
*PSAF=failure to mount at least a 2-fold rise in IgG antibody titre to pneumococcal polysaccharide and polypeptide antigen vaccines
Immunomodulation in adults, and children and adolescents (0-18 years) in:
Primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), in patients at high risk of bleeding or prior to surgery to correct the platelet count.
Guillain Barré syndrome
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP)
Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN)
Shelf Life & Storage
Shelf life is two years.
Store below 25°C.
Do not freeze.
Keep container in the outer carton in order to protect from light.
Do not use after expiry date.
Our licensed vial sizes are listed below:
One ml contains: Human normal immunoglobulin 50 mg
Each vial of 20 ml contains 1g of human normal immunoglobulin.
Each bottle of 50 ml contains 2.5g of human normal immunoglobulin.
Each bottle of 100 ml contains 5g of human normal immunoglobulin.
Each bottle of 200 ml contains 10g of human normal immunoglobulin.
Each bottle of 500 ml contains 25g of human normal immunoglobulin.
For questions about availability please contact customer services.
Legal classification: Prescription-only Medicine
Basic NHS cost: £48.00 per gram
UK/P/UKO5HCP/C/V3 August 2020