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Pegademase bovine (By injection)

Pegademase Bovine (peg-AD-e-mase BOE-vine)

Replaces enzymes in adenosine deaminase (ADA) deficiency.

Brand Name(s):

Adagen

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You or your child should not use this medicine if you or your child has had an allergic reaction to pegademase bovine or to any product made from a cow. Do not use this medicine if you or your child has certain bleeding disorders (such as severe thrombocytopenia).

How to Use This Medicine:

Injectable

If a dose is missed:

How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:

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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