Immunoglobulin (IG) has a proven track record for the treatment of patients suffering from antibody deficiency syndrome. Hence, it is a solid choice for patients that require immunomodulatory therapy. Although different IG brands have equal efficacy, it’s generally not a
Do you experience headaches during or after IVIG Infusions? If so, you are not alone. IVIG infusions can cause very painful and long-lasting headaches in some individuals. Frequently, an immediate reaction to IVIG is observed. Headache, nausea, myalgia, fever, and
Immune globulins, also called immunoglobulins, are proteins secreted by our white blood cells. Immunoglobulins are glycoproteins that act as antibodies that recognize antigens such as bacteria or viruses and destroy them. While babies initially receive immunoglobulins from their mothers through
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a chronic autoimmune disorder in which the body's own antibodies destroy the communication between nerves and muscles, consequently weakening skeletal muscles. This condition can affect any of the voluntary muscles of the body, but certain muscle
Immune globulin (pronounced [i MYUN GLOB yoo lin]), is available under several other brand names, the most common ones being Cuvitru, Gammagard, GamaSTAN, Gammaked, Gamunex-C, Hizentra, Hyqvia, Octagram, and Privigen, among many others. Immune globulin is a blood product derivative.
Immune globulin (pronounced [i MYUN GLOB yoo lin]) is also known by the brand name Panzyga. It is available in several other brand names as well, the most common ones being Cuvitru, Gammagard, GamaSTAN, Gammaked, Gamunex-C, Hizentra, Hyqvia, Octagram, and
Medicare provides coverage for IVIG and SCIG therapies in many instances, but navigating the details can sometimes be difficult. This guide will provide an overview of how IG therapies are covered under Medicare. Medicare will provide coverage for IVIG based
Gamunex-C is a type of sterile antibody solution that is extracted from human beings. Injections of this solution are given to patients suffering from a weak immune system or immune disorder. Gamunex-C injections help such patients combat infections.