Synagis Solution For Injection 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Synagis: Solution for injection (100mg)

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What is this Medicine?

PALIVIZUMAB (pal i VI zu mab) is an antibody. It is used in infants and children to prevent severe cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection. Children treated with this medicine may still get RSV but will not get as sick as if they were not treated at all. This medicine does not protect against other infections.

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Synagis 100mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 605744113
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store in original container
Do not freeze
Discard unused portion. Do not store for later use.
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Synagis 100mg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Synagis 100mg/ml Solution for Injection

Severe Allergy Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Antibody Formation Incidence:
0.5-1.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
0.9-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Redness Incidence:
1.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
2.3-3.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
2.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Rhinitis Incidence:
26.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
27.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
50.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*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
First Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk

Second Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk

Third Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk

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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