RhoGAM

RhoGAM

 [ro´gam]
trademark for a preparation of Rh0 (D antigen) immune globulin. The gamma globulin is derived from the plasma of women previously immunized to the Rh0 (D) antigen and is administered after each Rh-incompatible pregnancy. The gamma globulin prevents the formation of antibodies after delivery or abortion. See also rh factor.

RhoGAM

a trademark for an immune globulin (RhO [D] immune globulin).

RhoGAM

See Rh immune globulin.
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Combined Synopsis/Solicitation: RhoGAM Unfiltered Plus 300 mcg NDC#562780525
We did exchange transfusions for Rh disease and hyperbilirubinemia, but the introduction of RhoGAM and phototherapy gradually made that procedure a rarity.
After the baby is born, his/her Rh status will be determined and, if the baby is Rh positive, you will be offered RhoGAM again.
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The drug is called RhoGAM (Rho(D) Immune Globulin or MICRhoGAM.
Karon: Kernicterus has been around for centuries, though interest in this waned significantly in the 1970s and 1980s after the routine introduction of RhoGAM to prevent alloimmunization of Rh-negative mothers.
o](D) Immune Globulin (Human) RhoGAM Ultra-Filtered PLUS (300 [micro]g) (1500 IU).
Anyone who is RH negative will be given a rhogam shot.
Yet thimerosal-containing Hepatitis B vaccine, RhoGam, and flu shots given to pregnant women all result in prenatal or newborn exposures to children.
If she is Rh negative and the male partner's Rh factor is positive or unknown, the patient should be given RhoGAM.
She was injecting individuals with methytraxate or rhogam, substances used to induce abortions," Assistant Ocean County Prosecutor Robert Gasser told Asbury Park Press.