Desferal Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 2G Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Desferal: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (2g)

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What is this Medicine?

DEFEROXAMINE (dee fer OX a meen) helps to remove excess iron from the body. This may be necessary in patients who have received multiple blood transfusions and people who have ingested too much iron.

In-Depth Information

Desferal 2g Powder for Injection

NDC: 000780347
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Transfusional Iron Overload, Iron Toxicity

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Aluminum Toxicity

Storage Information
Store below 77 degrees F
Desferal 2g Powder for Injection
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

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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