Your healthcare provider will store palivizumab. It should be refrigerated in its original container; it should not be frozen. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
Because palivizumab vials do not contain a preservative, any unused portion must be discarded after a dose is given. It cannot be saved for a future dose.
Is There a Generic Version
This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Synagis)
Who Makes Palivizumab?
Palivizumab is manufactured by MedImmune, LLC.
Palivizumab comes in the following forms:
- Palivizumab 50 mg in a 0.5 mL single-use vial
- Palivizumab 100 mg in a 1.0 mL single-use vial.