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octagam® 5%

Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human) 5% Liquid Preparation

Octaplas™

Pooled Plasma (Human), Solvent/Detergent Treated Solution for Intravenous Infusion

wilate®

von Willebrand Factor/Coagulation Factor VIII Complex (Human)

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Indications for octagam® 5%

octagam® 5% is indicated for  the treatment of primary humoral immunodeficiency (PI), such as congenital agammablobulinemia, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and severe combined immunodeficiencies.

Important Risk Information for octagam® 5% Liquid

WARNING: THROMBOSIS, RENAL DYSFUNCTION, and ACUTE RENAL FAILURE
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  • Thrombosis may occur with immune globulin intravenous (IGIV) products, including octagam® 5% liquid. Risk factors may include: advanced age, prolonged immobilization, hypercoagulable conditions, history of venous or arterial thrombosis, use of estrogens, indwelling vascular catheters, hyperviscosity, and cardiovascular risk factors.

  • Renal dysfunction, acute renal failure, osmotic nephrosis, and death may occur in predisposed patients with IGIV products, including octagam® 5% liquid. Renal dysfunction and acute renal failure occur more commonly with IGIV products containing sucrose. octagam® 5% liquid does not contain sucrose.


For patients at risk of thrombosis, renal dysfunction, or acute renal failure administer octagam® 5% liquid at the minimum dose and infusion rate practicable. Ensure adequate hydration in patients before administration. Monitor for signs and symptoms of thrombosis and assess blood viscosity in patients at risk for hyperviscosity.

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Authorized Product Distributors:

  • FFF Enterprises, Inc.
  • ASD Specialty Healthcare, Inc.
  • Cardinal Health
  • McKesson Plasma and Biologics LLC
  • McKesson Specialty Health
  • BDI Pharma, Inc.
  • Health Coalition, Inc.
  • Prodigy Health Supplier Corporation
  • Smith Medical Partners LLC
  • New York Blood Center
  • United Blood Services (BioCare)
  • National Hospital Specialties
  • The Alliance Pharmacy
  • BloodSource

 

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