"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today that injectable drugs used in total parenteral nutrition (TPN) in critical shortage will be imported into the United States and available to patients this week.
TPN is an intravenous"...
Because it contains the stabilizer L-proline, Privigen™ (immune globulin intravenous) is contraindicated in patients with hyperprolinemia.
Privigen™ (immune globulin intravenous) is contraindicated in individuals with selective IgA deficiency because they can develop antibodies to IgA and anaphylactic reactions (including anaphylaxis and shock) after administration of blood components containing IgA. Privigen™ contains trace amounts of IgA (see DESCRIPTION).
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/27/2007
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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