Xembify

Name: Xembify

Descriptions

Immune globulin-klhw injection contains antibodies that make your immune system stronger. It is used for patients who have primary humoral immunodeficiency (PI), including congenital agammaglobulinemia, common variable immunodeficiency, X-linked agammaglobulinemia, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and other severe combined immune system problems.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

Pediatric

Appropriate studies have not been performed on the relationship of age to the effects of immune globulin-klhw injection in children younger than 2 years of age. Safety and efficacy have not been established.

Drug Interactions

Although certain medicines should not be used together at all, in other cases two different medicines may be used together even if an interaction might occur. In these cases, your doctor may want to change the dose, or other precautions may be necessary. Tell your healthcare professional if you are taking any other prescription or nonprescription (over-the-counter [OTC]) medicine.

Other Interactions

Certain medicines should not be used at or around the time of eating food or eating certain types of food since interactions may occur. Using alcohol or tobacco with certain medicines may also cause interactions to occur. Discuss with your healthcare professional the use of your medicine with food, alcohol, or tobacco.

Other Medical Problems

The presence of other medical problems may affect the use of this medicine. Make sure you tell your doctor if you have any other medical problems, especially:

  • Allergy to Polysorbate 80 or
  • IgA (immunoglobulin A) deficiency with antibodies against IgA—Should not be used in patients with this condition.
  • Bleeding problems, history of or
  • Kidney problems—Use with caution. May make these conditions worse.
  • Blood clotting problems or
  • Diabetes or
  • Heart or blood vessel disease or
  • Hyperviscosity (thick blood) or
  • Paraproteinemia (paraproteins in the blood) or
  • Sepsis (serious infection in the body)—Use with caution. May cause side effects to become worse.

Missed Dose

This medicine needs to be given on a fixed schedule. If you miss a dose or forget to use your medicine, call your doctor or pharmacist for instructions.

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