Gammagard FDA Alerts
The FDA Alert(s) below may be specifically about Gammagard or relate to a group or class of drugs which include Gammagard (immune globulin intravenous and subcutaneous).
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Recent FDA Alert(s) for immune globulin intravenous and subcutaneous
GammaGard Liquid, Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human)
Jun 4, 2010
Audience: Allergy and Immunology, Pediatrics
ISSUE: Baxter BioScience and FDA notified healthcare professionals of a market withdrawal being conducted as a precautionary measure due to an increased number of adverse event reports of allergic reactions associated with two lots of the product.
BACKGROUND: GammaGard Liquid is indicated for the treatment of primary immunodeficiency disorders associated with defects in humoral immunity.
RECOMMENDATION: Customers are asked to contact Baxter BioScience for Urgent Market Withdrawal instructions. See the Market Withdrawal Notice for information on affected lots.
[06/03/2010 - Market Withdrawal Notice - FDA]