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Varicella Zoster Immune Globulin Dosage

Medically reviewed on January 15, 2018.

Applies to the following strengths: 125 units; 625 units; 125 intl units; 125 intl units/1.2 mL

Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Varicella-Zoster

12.5 units/kg IM in the gluteal muscle or other large muscle mass.
Minimum dose: 125 mg units.
Maximum dose: 625 units.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Varicella-Zoster

12.5 units/kg IM in the gluteal muscle or other large muscle mass.
Minimum dose: 125 mg units.
Maximum dose: 625 units.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

Do not inject IV.

Dialysis

Data not available

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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