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IV Immune Globulin

Indications

For further information please see the CHR Guidelines for Transfusion.

Availability

Subject to CBS supply. Provided as 10% concentration.

Ordering

Request total grams to be given rounded to the nearest 5g.

Notes

Allow time for reconstitution of Gamagard S/D.

Immune Globulin Initiation Form TM2038, needs to be completed for the initial request of IVIG when patients have not previously received IVIG and for patients whose prior approval has elapsed.

For administration information, see the related IVIG chart:

AHS - Adult IVIG Infusion Rate Table http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/wf/lab/wf-lab-clin-tm-adult-rate-ivig.pdf

AHS - Pediatric IVIG Infusion Rate Table http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/wf/lab/wf-lab-clin-tm-ped-rate-ivig.pdf