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Plasmahep 100IU Injection 0.5ml
Salt Composition : Hepatits B Immunoglobulin Vaccine
Manufacturer : PLASMAGEN BIOSCIENCES PVT LTD
Origin of Medicine : India
1 Vial(s) Of 0.5ml
Introduction to Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml contains the active ingredient called human hepatitis B immunoglobulin, which belongs to the family of antiviral agents. It is used in adults and children to protect from the hepatitis B virus, usually given with the hepatitis B vaccine. The Hepatitis B virus damages the liver and gradually stops the liver from working properly. Additionally, this medicine can also be given to newborn babies born to mothers with the hepatitis B virus.
Do not take this drug if you are allergic to hepatitis B Immunoglobulin and its other ingredients. Usually, this vaccine is given if you have been exposed to infections or if your previous hepatitis B vaccination has not worked. It is also given if you are having kidney dialysis (waiting for a hepatitis B vaccination to be fully effective). Before taking the Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml, inform your doctor if you have any allergic reaction or a blood disorder (blood clotting).
Notify your doctor if you have IgA deficiency, high blood pressure, or diabetics, recently had any vaccinations, or planning to get any vaccination, especially MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine and Varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. Consult your doctor for more information about Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml.
Uses of Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
- Prevents Hepatitis B virus infection
Therapeutic Effects of Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
The Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml protects against the hepatitis B virus (HBV) and prevents the development of hepatitis B infection by producing antibodies that can recognize and neutralize the virus. This makes the immune system respond quickly and prevents the virus from causing an infection.
Interaction of Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml with other drugs
Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications such as the MMR vaccine, Varicella vaccine, and other medications may interact with Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml and can cause undesirable side effects.
More Information about Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
- Store in a refrigerator between 2°C-8°C.
- Keep away from moisture, heat, and light.
- Do not freeze the medicine.
- Keep out of the reach of children and pets.
How to consume Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml is administered into a muscle or deep under the skin. If this injection is recommended for you, it will be given by a healthcare professional. Do not self-administrate. Your physician will choose the dosage and administration frequency based on the medical condition because it differs for each person.
Safety Advices for Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
Notify your healthcare professional if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby, or think you may be pregnant. Ask for suggestions before taking the Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml.
Inform your medical professional if you are breastfeeding or about to breastfeed. Ask for suggestions before taking the Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml.
It is unknown whether the Fovepta 200IU is safe for patients with lung problems. Inform your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.
Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml is considered safe for patients with liver conditions. Consult your doctor for more information.
Do not consume alcohol while taking Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml, as this injection may cause drowsiness with alcohol.
Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml has no ability to alter the driving capacity. Consult your doctor for more information. However, if you experience any side effects, avoid driving.
Side Effects of Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.
- Headache, dizziness
- Injection site reactions (redness, pain, swelling)
- Joint pain
- Skin allergic reaction
- Low blood pressure
Word of Advice
Inform your doctor about all the underlying conditions. Complete the full courses of Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml. Multiple doses may be required to provide adequate protection. Follow the recommended schedule and complete the full course of vaccination as advised by your healthcare provider. Report your doctor for side effects. Consult your doctor for the vaccination timing and schedules. Keep yourself hydrated. Complete the full course of treatment; in some cases, multiple doses of HBIG may be required to provide adequate protection. Follow the recommended schedule and complete the full course of vaccination as advised by your healthcare provider.
Q 1. How long does Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml work in my body?
Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml provides long-term protection, but the duration can vary among individuals. This vaccine offers protection for several years, and booster doses may be recommended in certain cases, especially for individuals with compromised immune systems.
Q 2. Can Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml be given to newborns?
Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml is recommended for newborns. Also, given to infants born to mothers who are infected with hepatitis B.
Q 3. Is Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml administrated through the vein?
No, Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml is injected into a muscle (intramuscular) or under the skin (subcutaneous).
Q 4. Should I get the second dose of Plasmahep 100IU injection 0.5ml?
It will be decided by your healthcare professional. Contact your physician if you think that the vaccine is not working in your body.
Fact Box of Plasmahep 100iu Injection 0.5ml
Molecule name: Hepatitis B Immunoglobulin Vaccine
Therapeutic class: Antiviral agents
Pharmacological class: Inactivated Vaccine
Indications: Prevention from Hepatitis A virus infection
- Bio Products Laboratory Limited, Electronic medicines compendium (EMC), [Revised on Dec 2021], [ Accessed on 17th May 2023], https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.5541.pdf
- Cangene biopharma, Inc, US Food and Drug Administration, [Revised on Jan 2012] [ Accessed on 17th May 2023], https://www.fda.gov/media/74701/download
- Shahid Habib, Obaid S Shaikh; Hepatitis B immune globulin; Drugs of Today; Published on June 2007; Accessed on 19/07/2021; https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17612709/
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