WHAT IS IMMUNOREL ?
Immunorel is an Immune Globulin. It works by providing antibodies that fight infection. This medication is made from healthy human blood that has a high level of certain defensive substances (antibodies), which help fight infections.
MEDICINE USES :
This medication is used to strengthen the body’s natural defense system (immune system) to lower the risk of infection in persons with a weakened immune system. It is also used to increase the blood count (platelets) in persons with a certain blood disorder (idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura-ITP). Platelets are needed to stop bleeding and form blood clots.
This medication may also be used to treat a certain type of muscle weakness problem (multifocal motor neuropathy). It may also be used to prevent certain blood vessel disorders in patients with Kawasaki syndrome.
HUMAN IMMUNE GLOBULIN COMMON SIDE EFFECTS :
Headache; nausea; pain, swelling or redness at the infusion site; tiredness; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; itching; hives; difficulty breathing or swallowing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, hands, face, lips, eyes, throat, or tongue); blue lips, feet, or hands; calf, leg, or arm swelling, warmth, numbness, change of color, pain, or tenderness; chest pain or tightness; confusion; coughing up blood; dark urine; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever; numbness of an arm or a leg; one-sided weakness; severe or persistent pain, swelling, or redness at the infusion site; shortness of breath or trouble breathing; speech problems
This is not a complete list of side effects