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ALFERON N
Warts
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Drug Name:

ALFERON N Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Interferon alfa-n3 (human leukocyte derived) 5million IU/mL; inj; contains albumin (human).

Company:
Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ALFERON N:

Refractory genital warts.

Adult:

≥18yrs: 0.05mL (250,000 IU) injected into the base of each wart twice weekly; max 8 wks. Max dose per session: 0.5mL (2.5million IU). Wait 3 months before retreatment unless warts enlarge or new warts develop.

Children:

<18 yrs: not recommended.

Contraindications:

Mouse immunoglobulin, egg protein, or neomycin allergy.

Warnings/Precautions:

Cardiovascular or severe pulmonary disease. Coagulation or seizure disorders. Severe myelosuppression. Use effective contraception during treatment. Debilitated. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Pharmacological Class:

Interferon.

Adverse Reactions:

Flu-like symptoms.

How Supplied:

Vials (1mL)—1

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