Calfactant intratracheal suspension
- Generic Name: Calfactant (Bovine)
- Brand Names: Infasurf
- Drug Class: Lung Surfactants
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
CALFACTANT (kal FAKT ant) is a lung surfactant. Our bodies need lung surfactant to keep the lungs open during breathing. This medicine is used to prevent and to treat treat Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in babies who are born early.