What is the standard dose of intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) for the treatment of ITP?

Updated: Jul 05, 2018
  • Author: Jessica Katz, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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The standard dose of IVIG is 400 mg/kg daily for 5 days. [34, 35] A new dosing level is 1 g/kg/d for 2 days, may be be more effective. [35]


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