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Hepatitis B Hyperimmune Globulin (Human)
Indications: Hepatitis B Hyperimmune Globulin is indicated for post-exposure prophylaxis in the following situations:
- Acute exposure to blood containing Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg)
- Perinatal exposure of infants born to HBsAg-positive mothers
- Sexual exposure to an HBsAg-positive person
- Household exposure to persons with acute Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) infection
The plasma used in the manufacturing of Hepatitis B Hyperimmune Globulin has been tested and found negative for Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1), Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) and Hepatitis C Virus (HCV), antibodies for HCV, antibodies for HIV-1 & HIV-2, antibodies for Human T-Lymphotropic Virus (HTLV) and antibodies for Syphilis.