Generic Name and Formulations:
C1 inhibitor (human) 500 Units/vial; lyophilized pwd for IV infusion after reconstitution; preservative-free.
Shire US, Inc.
Indications for CINRYZE:
Routine prophylaxis against angioedema attacks in adolescent and adult patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE).
Give by IV infusion at a rate of 1mL/min (10mins). 1000 Units every 3–4 days.
Contains human plasma; monitor for possible infection transmission. Have epinephrine available to treat hypersensitivity reactions. Monitor patients with known risk factors for thrombotic events. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.
Upper respiratory tract infection, sinusitis, rash, headache; thrombotic events, hypersensitivity reactions (may be severe); discontinue if occurs.
To report infections that may have been transmitted by Cinryze, call CinryzeSolutions at (877) 945-1000.