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Administration Training for SubQ Ig Treatment

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Step-by-Step Guide

Read our guide to self-infusing SubQ treatment.

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About SubQ

  • Subcutaneous (SubQ) treatment is self-administered at home, once a week.1
  • Before you start infusing yourself at home, a nurse will train you to make sure you know what you're doing and feel comfortable doing it.
  • GAMMAGARD LIQUID treatment is administered subcutaneously, which means under your skin, through 1 or more small needles inserted in the upper arms, abdomen, thighs, or lower back.
  • The number of sites depends on your dose. Ensure sites are at least 2 inches apart.
  • In the clinical study (N=49) of SubQ administration of GAMMAGARD LIQUID, weekly infusion times ranged from 0.8 to 2.3 hours (the weekly median infusion time was 1.2 hours). Between 2 and 10 infusion sites were needed.1
  • The number of infusion sites should be limited to 8.1

Reference: 1. GAMMAGARD LIQUID [Immune Globulin Infusion (Human)] 10% [package insert]. Westlake Village, CA: Baxter Healthcare Corporation.


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  1. By using this coupon, you are certifying that:
  2. 1) You meet the eligibility criteria and have read and agree to the terms and conditions of this manufacturer coupon program;
  3. 2) You will not, at any time, submit any costs for the product dispensed pursuant to this coupon to any government healthcare program for reimbursement;
  4. 3) You are permitting your personal information, including name, address, phone number, email address, and information related to health insurance and treatment, to be shared with Shire and companies working with Shire for the purpose of administering this program; and
  5. 4) You will notify your health insurance provider or other third-party payer of the use of this coupon if required to do so.
  6. If your insurance situation changes it is your responsibility to notify Shire's MyIgCoPayCard program.
  7. For questions about this program, patients and caregivers can call MyIgSource at (855) 250-5111.

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  1. By submitting a claim for reimbursement pursuant to this manufacturer coupon program, the Pharmacy represents and warrants that:
  2. 1) It has dispensed GAMMAGARD LIQUID treatment to an eligible patient and in accordance with the terms and conditions of this program and the accompanying prescription;
  3. 2) Its participation in this program is consistent with all applicable laws and any obligations, including its contract with the applicable payer;
  4. 3) If the patient's insurance situation changes, it will notify Shire immediately by contacting the MyIgCoPayCard program;
  5. 4) It will report coupon assistance received to payers if so required; and
  6. 5) The entire benefit amount received will go to eligible expenses and it will not retain any portion of the benefit as payment to it for administration or ineligible expenses.
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