GAMMAGARD LIQUID IV
Intravenous (IV) Administration
Sustained Protection Against Infection1
In a clinical study of IV administration of GAMMAGARD LIQUID treatment in 61 adult and pediatric PI subjects:
|There were no cases of validated acute serious bacterial
|No patients were hospitalized due to validated bacterial infections|
|There were 4 cases of validated other bacterial infections observed
(1 urinary tract infection, 1 gastroenteritis, 2 otitis media)
- In the clinical study, 15 side effects in 8 subjects were serious. Of these, 2 episodes of aseptic meningitis in 1 subject was deemed possibly related to infusion of GAMMAGARD LIQUID.1
Demonstrated Tolerability by Patients on IV Administration
|(381/400) of the side effects reported in this study
were considered mild (217) to moderate (164). The remaining 5% of the side effects (19/400) were rated severe.1
Mild side effects were defined as transient discomfort that resolves spontaneously or with minimal intervention.1
Moderate side effects were defined as limited impairment of function and resolves spontaneously or with minimal intervention with no sequelae.1
Severe side effects were defined as marked impairment of function or can lead to temporary inability to resume normal life pattern; requires prolonged intervention or results in sequelae.1
Please see below for Detailed Important Risk Information.
GAMMAGARD LIQUID is formulated with1:
- Added Sugars1
- Added Sodium1
- Added Preservatives1
- Stabilized and buffered with glycine1 for those patients in whom additives may be a concern
- The packaging is not made with natural rubber latex1
GAMMAGARD LIQUID Brochure
To learn more about PI and GAMMAGARD LIQUID IV treatment, you can download the brochure from our Additional Resources page.
Reference: 1. GAMMAGARD LIQUID [Immune Globulin Infusion (Human)] 10% [Prescribing Information]. Westlake Village, CA: Baxalta US Inc.
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