What is octagam®?

Octagam® is a liquid, ready to use intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg or IgIV) originally launched in 1995 as the first S/D treated (solvent/detergent) immunoglobulin from Octapharma. Today octagam® is available in two optimised concentrations, produced using a reliable formulation and manufacturing process, resulting in a very well tolerated immunoglobulin therapy which is available in more than 80 countries worldwide.1-7



• Since 1995, octagam® has been helping to improve the lives of patients with immune disorders.¹˒²

• Optimised higher concentration formulation and higher maximum infusion rate, can provide added convenience.³˒⁴˒⁵

• A ready-to-use liquid IVIg with convenient room temperature storage (≤25°C).³˒⁴

• Produced using the same reliable formulation.³˒⁴

The efficacy and tolerability of octagam® across multiple indications have been demonstrated through various clinical studies.1,3,4,6,7

Quality and safety are maintained through the robust manufacturing process.3,4


1. Frenzel W, et al. Tolerability and safety of octagam® (IVIG): a post-authorization safety analysis of four non-interventional phase IV trials. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2016;54(11):847-855.

2. Debes A, et al. Tolerability and safety of the intravenous immunoglobulin octagam®: a 10-year prospective observational study. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2007;16(9):1038-1047.

3. octagam®5%. Summary of Product Characteristics. May 2021.

4. octagam®10%. Summary of Product Characteristics. May 2021.

5. Robak et al. Efficacy and safety of a new intravenous immunoglobulin 10% formulation (octagam®10%) in patients with immune thrombocytopenia. Hematology. 2010; 15 (5): 351-359.

6. Ochs HD et al. octagam®5%, an intravenous IgG product, is efficacious and well tolerated in subjects with primary immunodeficiency diseases. J Clin Immunol. 2004; 24(3): 309-314.

7. Wietek S et al. Tolerability and safety of the intravenous immunoglobulin octagam®10% in patients with immune thrombocytopenia: a post-authorisation safety analysis of two non-interventional phase IV trials. Hematology. 2017; 1-6.

This is an international website for octagam® and is intended for healthcare professionals outside the US. The information on this site is not country-specific and may contain information that is outside the approved indications in the country in which you are located.

IMPORTANT: The information on this website is based on the European Summary of Product Characteristics (EU SmPC).

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