Immunoglobulins and Vaccines
The following immunoglobulins and vaccines are supplied by Medical Virology. Please contact a Medical Virologist on extension 4410 during working hours or via switchboard for out of hours advice.
Tetanus immunoglobulin (for prophylaxis of tetanus-prone wounds) is supplied from Pharmacy and stocked in A&E Minors and the Emergency Drug Cupboard.
Tetanus immunoglobulin (for treatment of clinically suspected tetanus) has been discontinued. Human Normal Immunoglobulin is recommended as alternative therapy and is stocked in the Emergency Drug Cupboard.
Trust policy for administration of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy (e.g. Gammaplex) available via Trust EQMS
website (search for immunoglobulin).