Bayer HealthCare | Baygam (Medication)
BayGam is an immune globulin. It works by providing antibodies, which fight infection in certain patients who have a weakened immune system, or who have been exposed to measles, hepatitis A, or chickenpox. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. ...
Muscle stiffness, redness, warmth, pain, and tenderness at the injection site may occur. Fever, chills, headache, and joint pain may also occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including:unusual tiredness, change in the amount of urine, pink/bloody/frothy urine, sudden weight gain.
Rarely, this product may contain substances that could cause infections because it is made from human blood. Though the risk is very low due to careful screening of blood donors, discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Tell your doctor immediately if you develop any signs of infection such as persistent sore throat/fever, yellowing eyes/skin, or dark urine.
Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include:rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. ...
Prior to using this medications tell your healthcare provider if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances. Inform your doctor if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement.
Some medical conditions may interact with BayGam. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any of the following medical conditions:if you have recently received any vaccinations; if you have heart problems, low blood platelet levels, blood problems, or kidney problems.
During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...