rabies immunoglobulin

ra·bies im·mune glob·u·lin (hu·man)

globulin fraction of pooled plasma of high anti-rabies virus titer from immunized persons.

rabies immunoglobulin

An antibody preparation given both intramuscularly and at the site of the bite to people who have been attacked by an animal in a country in which rabies is endemic. Rabies vaccine is also given. The drug is on the WHO official list.
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Bringing down the cost of human rabies vaccines and treatments will require strong international collaboration to make quality-assured vaccines and rabies immunoglobulin available to health centres in regions where rabies is endemic.
By lot release volume, human albumin, human rabies immunoglobulin, human immunoglobulin (ph4) for intravenous injection and tetanus immunoglobulin were the most popular blood products in China in 2014, accounting for 59.
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shows that bites should be graded according to severity, and vaccine and/or rabies immunoglobulin (which is expensive) administered accordingly.
Category III: Single or multiple transdermal bites or scratches, licks on broken skin, contamination of mucous membrane with saliva (licks)--use rabies immunoglobulin plus vaccine
US military policy advised that rabies PEP should adhere to World Health Organization guidelines (10), which recommend giving human rabies immunoglobulin plus 5 doses of rabies vaccine.
She did not receive rabies vaccine or rabies immunoglobulin because she demonstrated immune response and because of concern regarding harm from a potentiated immune response, the investigators noted.
LOT I - equine rabies immunoglobulin anti-200-400 IU / ml (clear glass vial x 5 ml sol.
Anecdotally, up to a third of emergency department drug budgets may be spent on rabies immunoglobulin.
The wound was washed with soap and water, and the child received postexposure rabies vaccination but no rabies immunoglobulin.
1% of rabies PEP given included rabies immunoglobulin, compared with only 5.