WHAT IS EQUIRAB 1500 INJECTION ?
Equirab Injection contains Anti Rabies Sera Immunoglobulins as an active ingredient. Equirab Injection works by providing passive immunity and binding with the rabies virus, causing loss of viral infection.
WHAT IS THE USE OF EQUIRAB 1500 INJECTION ?
Equirab Injection is used for Prophylactic vaccination against rabies, Immuno-supressed patients and other conditions.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF EQUIRAB 1500 INJECTION ?
These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Tenderness at the injection site, High fever, Weakness, Trouble speaking, Swallowing, Pain
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF EQUIRAB 1500 INJECTION ?
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not administer later than 7 days after post exposure vaccination
- Do not give intravenously
- Do not use this medication more than 7 days after the administration of rabies vaccine
- History of allergic symptoms to serum
- Patients receiving immunosuppressive therapy