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Lymphocyte immune globulin (By injection)

Lymphocyte Immune Globulin (LIM-foe-site i-MUNE GLOB-ue-lin)

Prevents or treats rejection episodes in people who have had a kidney transplant. Treats certain types of aplastic anemia (decrease in blood cells caused by a bone marrow problem).

Brand Name(s):

Atgam

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not receive this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to lymphocyte immune globulin or any equine (horse) gamma globulin.

How to Use This Medicine:

Injectable

If a dose is missed:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088


Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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