"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration yesterday approved Ruconest, the first recombinant C1-Esterase Inhibitor product for the treatment of acute attacks in adult and adolescent patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE).
- Advise patients that VPRIV is a treatment that is given intravenously every other week. The infusion typically takes up to 60 minutes.
- Advise patients that VPRIV may cause hypersensitivity reactions [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/21/2015
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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