Hepatitis B Immune Globulin

Drug Class: Immunological Preparations
Dosage Form: Injection
Indications/Special comments: Prevents hepatitis B infection in patients who are known to have been exposed, including neonates born to HBsAg-positive women, by providing passive immunity.
Dosage Administration: IM: Adults: 0.06mL/kg (usual dose 3 – 5mL) within 7 days of exposure repeated 28 – 30 days after exposure. IM: Neonates: 0.5mL within 12 hr of birth.