Which medications in the drug class Immunoglobulins are used in the treatment of Insect Bites?

Updated: Jun 21, 2018
  • Author: Boyd (Bo) D Burns, DO, FACEP, FAAEM; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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Immunoglobulins

These consist of immunoglobulins pooled from serum of immunized patients.

Tetanus immune globulin (TIG)

Tetanus immune globulin is used for passive immunization of any person with a wound that may be contaminated with tetanus spores.


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