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Anti-Thymocyte Globulin

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    Anti-Thymocyte Globulin
    Thymoglobuline 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Rabbit immunoglobulin directed mainly against T cells that causes rapid central and peripheral lymphocyte depletion.

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Prevention of graft rejection in renal transplantation
    • Treatment of renal transplant rejection
    • Refractory or relapsing aplastic anaemia
    • Adverse Effects
    • Fevers (ocur without infection in the majority of patients)
    • Rash
    • Arthralgias / myalgias
    • Nausea / vomiting / diarrhoea
 
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