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Anti-D Immunoglobulin, Human


Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Immunizing agent, passive


Chemical Name

Human anti-D immunoglobulin is a liquid or freeze-dried preparation containing immunoglobulins, mainly immunoglobulin G. The preparation is intended for intramuscular administration. It contains specific antibodies against erythrocyte D-antigen and may also contain small quantities of other blood-group antibodies....It complies with the monograph Human normal immunoglobulin, except for the minimum number of donors, the miniumum total protein content.... (Ph. Eur.)

Foreign Names

  • Immunoglobulinum humanum anti-D (Latin)
  • Anti-D-Immunoglobulin vom Menschen (German)
  • Anti-D, Immunoglobuline humaine (French)
  • Inmunoglobulinas anti-D (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Rh₀ (D) Immune Human Globulin (IS)
  • UNII-48W7181FLP (IS)
  • Anti-D (Rh₀) Immunoglobulin (PH: BP 2018)
  • Anti-D, Immunoglobuline humaine (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Anti-D-Immunoglobulin vom Menschen (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Human Anti-D Immunoglobulin (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Immunoglobulinum humanum anti-D (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • IVIG (IS)
  • Anti-D Immunoglobulin for Intravenous Use (PH: BP 2018)
  • Anti-D, Immunoglobuline humaine, pour administration par voie intravei (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Anti-D-Immunoglobulin vom Menschen zur intravenösen Anwendung (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Human Anti-D immunoglobulin for intravenous administration (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Immunoglobulinum humanum anti-D ad usum intravenosum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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