Actimmune Solution For Injection 100Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Actimmune: Solution for injection (100mcg)

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What is this Medicine?

INTERFERON (in ter FEER on) Gamma-1b helps your immune system work better. In patients with chronic granulomatous disease, this medicine helps to fight infections. In children with osteoporosis, interferon gamma helps to slow the progression of the disease.

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Actimmune 100mcg (2 million unit)/0.5ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 422380111
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Chronic Granulomatous Disease, Osteopetrosis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pulmonary Fibrosis

Storage Information
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Do not freeze
Actimmune 100mcg (2 million unit)/0.5ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Actimmune 100mcg (2 million unit)/0.5ml Solution for Injection

Joint Pain Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Pain Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Tired Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
33.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
52.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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