Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG)

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Your child's doctor has prescribed a blood product called intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) for your child. This page explains what IVIG does and how it is given to your child. It also explains what side effects or problems your child may have when they are given IVIG.

Disclaimer: The information in this Family Med-aid is accurate at the time of printing. It provides a summary of information about intravenous immunoglobulin (ivig) and does not contain all possible information about this medicine. Not all side effects are listed. If you have any questions or want more information about intravenous immunoglobulin (ivig), speak to your healthcare provider. 

Last updated: December 6th 2023