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Subgam

POM
Read time: 15 mins
Last updated: 06 May 2020
Published: 01 Apr 2021

4.1 Therapeutic indications

Indications for subcutaneous administration (SCIg)

Replacement therapy in adults, children and adolescents (0-18 years) in:

Primary immunodeficiency syndrome with impaired antibody production (see section 4.4).

Hypogammaglobulinaemia and recurrent bacterial infections in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), in whom prophylactic antibiotics have failed or are contra-indicated.

Hypogammaglobulinaemia and recurrent bacterial infections in multiple myeloma (MM) patients.

Hypogammaglobulinaemia in patients pre- and post-allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT).

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