Nabi-HB (Injection) Drug and Prescription Information
Nabi-HB (Injection) Medication Classification
HEPATITIS B IMMUNE GLOBULIN (Injection)
Nabi-HB (Injection) Brandname
Bayhep B, Nabi-HB, Nabi-HB NovaPlus
Nabi-HB (Injection) is used for the Treatment
Hepatitis B Immune Globulin (hep-a-TYE-tis B im-MYOON GLOB-yoo-lin) Helps keep you from getting sick if you have been exposed to hepatitis B.
When To Not Use Nabi-HB (Injection)
You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to any kind of immune globulin. Make sure your doctor knows if you have IgA deficiency, which is a rare problem with your immune system.
How Should You Use Nabi-HB (Injection)
Proper Nabi-HB (Injection) Storage
Store Nabi-HB (Injection) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Nabi-HB (Injection) and all medications out of the reach of children.
What To Avoid While Using Nabi-HB (Injection)
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
- Talk to your doctor before getting flu shots or other vaccines within 3 months of receiving hepatitis B immune globulin. Vaccines may not work as well while you are using this medicine. It is okay to get the hepatitis B vaccine.
Nabi-HB (Injection) Warnings
- Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have bleeding problems
Nabi-HB (Injection) Side Effects
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
- Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
- Pain or redness where the shot was given
- Headache, muscle pain