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   Gamunex

Gamunex
Immune Globulin-Iv


Gamunex is used to boost the body s natural defense system against infection in persons with a weakened immune system. It is also used to increase the blood count in persons with the blood disorder known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

 
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Uses
Gamunex is used to boost the body s natural defense system against infection in persons with a weakened immune system. It is also used to increase the blood count in persons with the blood disorder known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.


Storage
  • Gamunex is stored under refrigeration as directed.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.

How To Use
  • Gamunex is administered by injection into a vein by a health care professional.
  • Rapid infusion/high concentrations of Gamunex may result in serious blood clots.
  • Follow manufacturer s labeling recommendation for infusion rate and concentration, especially in those with a history of stroke, heart attack, blood vessel disease, or blood clots.
  • They are at higher risk of this side effect.
  • Because Gamunex provides protection for a limited period of time (1 to 3 months), additional doses may be necessary based on your situation.
  • Discuss this with your doctor.

Side Effects
  • Redness, warmth, pain and tenderness may occur at the site of injection.
  • Fever, chills, headache, weakness and nausea may also occur.
  • If these effects persist or worsen, inform your doctor promptly.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if any of the following side effects occur: skin rash, swelling of the hands/feet/face, breathing trouble, severe headache, chest pain, leg pain/swelling, one-sided weakness, stomach/abdominal pain.
  • Very unlikely but report immediately: vision problems, confusion, change in the amount of urine, seizures.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Tell your doctor your medical history, especially of: blood disorders, kidney disease, diabetes, severe infections, heart problems, blood clots, any allergies.
  • Caution is advised when used in elderly patients because this group may be more sensitive to Gamunex s effect.
  • Gamunex should be use only when clearly needed during pregnancy.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • It is unknown if Gamunex is excreted into breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • It is important that each dose be used as scheduled.
  • If you miss a dose, contact your doctor who will help establish a new dose schedule.
  • Do not double-up the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medications you may use, especially of: vaccines, drugs that affect the kidneys (e.g., amphotericin, tobramycin), "water pills (e.g., furosemide).
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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