Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) therapy has brought about significant improvements in the lives of numerous individuals dealing with autoimmune and immunodeficiency conditions. However, this treatment can be relatively expensive. For instance, a single IVIG infusion can cost anywhere from $100 to
Sirolimus is an immunosuppressant (available as a tablet and solution) used with other drugs to help prevent the rejection of a transplanted kidney. It’s also available as a topical sirolimus gel used to treat a skin condition. Sirolimus (Rapamycin) is
Multifocal Motor Neuropathy (MMN) is a rare form of acquired motor neuropathy that manifests as progressive muscle weakness but does not affect a patient’s sense of touch. The syndrome has a relatively recent nosological history, dating back to 1986.
This page is an in-depth guide about all the IVIG brands and their major differences. IVIG is the acronym for Intravenous Immune globulin and is mainly given in autoimmune or immunological disorders (diseases in which your immune system attacks your
Gammaked is made from Immunoglobulins (IGs), which are antibodies that are naturally made by the body to fight infections. Immune globulin therapy, or intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG), is a therapy that involves the intravenous administration of immune globulin for the treatment
Gammaplex is a highly purified human intravenous immunoglobulin G (IVIG). It is used to prevent infection in primary immunodeficiency diseases (PIDDs) and prevent bleeding in immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP). Gammaplex is provided as an intravenous liquid solution and is available
Guillain-Barre Syndrome is a rare, rapid onset neurological condition in which the body’s immune system attacks peripheral nerve cells, possibly leading to paralysis. This autoimmune disorder affects the arms and legs, and early symptoms include pain, weakness, and numbness.