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​Varicella Zoster Immune Globulin

Transfusion Medicine

​Alternate Product Names
  • ​VZIG
  • Chicken pox
  • ​Prevent or reduce severity of varicella zoster virus infection following exposure of a non-immune individual, with the greatest effectiveness of treatment expected when begun within 4 days of virus exposure
​Resource Information

​Product Monographs:

Size/Volume Available
  • 125 IU (VariZIG™)
​Yes​No​No​Contact your site laboratory
  • ​SCH and SPH requests will be transported from RUH as requests are received
Pretransfusion Testing Requirements
  • ​None required
Forms Required
  • Indicate number of vials required
  • ​See product monograph
  • Contains human protein; informed patient consent required for this product


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Laboratory Controlled Document LSM-70 v6

Last Modified: Thursday, October 6, 2022 |
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