Instructions for use and handling: Privigen is a ready-to-use solution. The product should be at room or body temperature before use. A vented infusion line with integrated filter should be used for the administration of Privigen. Always pierce the stopper at its centre, within the marked area.
If dilution is desired, 5% glucose solution should be used. For obtaining an immunoglobulin solution of 50 mg/ml (5%), Privigen 100 mg/ml (10%) should be diluted with an equal volume of the 5% glucose solution. Aseptic technique must be strictly observed during the dilution of Privigen.
Privigen must not be mixed with physiological saline. However, after-rinsing of the infusion tubes with physiological saline is permitted.
The solution must be clear or slightly opalescent. Do not use solutions that are cloudy or have particulate matter.
Any unused product and waste material should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.
Incompatibilities: This medicine must not be mixed with other medicinal products nor with physiological saline. However, dilution with 5% glucose solution is permitted.