The Pennine Acute Hospitals
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14 Immunological products and vaccines
14-05-02 Disease-specific immunoglobulins
Public Health England Guidance: Immunoglobulins - when to use
Hepatitis B immunoglobulin
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Rabies Immunoglobulin
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Tetanus immunoglobulin
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Treatment of clinical tetanus: IV tetanus immunoglobulin no longer available - use IV human normal immunoglobulin (eg: Octagam® 10%)


Prophylaxis of tetanus-prone wounds: There are intermittent supply problems with IM tetanus immunoglobulin - use Subgam® human normal immunoglobulin SC/IM


See Public Health England (PHE) Guidance for full details


 

Link  PHE: Recommendations on the treatment and prophylaxis of tetanus
 

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Varicella-Zoster immunoglobulin
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Medical team to contact Clinical Virology at Central Manchester Foundation Trust (0161 276 8853)

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