Medication Available For Infusion With ProNurse

  • IV Antibiotics – Vancomycin, Methicillin, Rocephin, etc.
     
  • Fabrazyme (agalsidase beta) is a man-made form of the naturally-occurring alpha-galactosidase A enzyme. A deficiency of this enzyme is called Fabry disease. Agalsidase beta reduces deposits of globotriaosylceramide (GL-3) in the kidneys and certain other cells in the body.Hydration – normal saline, lactated ringers
     
  • IVIgG – Intravenous Immune Globulin G - Human normal immunoglobulin products are manufactured from large pools of donor plasma.  The two main uses for IVIg are as replacement therapy in primary or acquired antibody deficiency disorders and as immunomodulatory agents in patients with autoimmune or inflammatory conditions like Chronic Inflammatory Autoimmune Disease (CIDP) and Common Variable Immune Deficiency (DVID).
     
  • KALBITOR® (ecallantide) is indicated for treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in patients 12 years of age and older.
     
  • NULOJIX® (belatacept) – organ transplant anti-rejection IV
     
  • REMICADE® (Infliximab) is a prescription medication used to treat:
     
    • Crohn's Disease
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms and induce and maintain remission in adult patients with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease who haven't responded well to other therapies
         
    • Pediatric Crohn's Disease
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms and induce and maintain remission in children (ages 6-17) with moderately to severely active Crohn's disease who haven't responded well to other therapies
         
    • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms, induce and maintain remission, promote intestinal healing, and reduce or stop the need for steroids in adult patients with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis who haven't responded well to other therapies
         
    • Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms and induce and maintain remission in children (ages 6-17) with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis who haven’t responded well to other therapies
         
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms, help stop further joint damage, and improve physical function in patients with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis, in combination with methotrexate
         
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms of active arthritis, help stop further joint damage, and improve physical function in patients with psoriatic arthritis
         
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
      • Can reduce signs and symptoms in patients with active ankylosing spondylitis
         
    • Plaque Psoriasis
      • Approved for the treatment of adult patients with chronic severe (extensive and/or disabling) plaque psoriasis under the care of a physician who will determine if REMICADE® is appropriate considering other available therapies
         
  • Steroids – often for Multiple Sclerosis (MS); other indications:
    • Perioperative replacement therapy.
    • Anti-inflammatory uses and hyper-reactive airway
    • Post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV)
    • Analgesia adjunct
    • Outpatient surgery
    • Other indications like – cerebral edema, spinal cord injury.
       
  • Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) – Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) is a method of feeding that bypasses the gastrointestinal tract. Fluids are given into a vein to provide most of the nutrients the body needs. The method is used when a person cannot or should not receive feedings or fluids by mouth.
     
  • Vitamins
     
  • VPRIV – VPRIV® (velaglucerase alfa for injection) is a prescription medication indicated for long-term enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) for patients with type 1 Gaucher disease.