Posted from: Friday, July 06, 2018 - 04:37 PM - Present

Carimune Nanofiltered Being Discontinued

June 15, 2018 – CSL Behring has announced its intention to discontinue production of Carimune® Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), Nanofiltered, in the third quarter of 2018.

The product has been on the market in the United States since 1984. Over time, prescriber preferences have shifted to newer and more advanced immune globulin products. Due to this market shift, CSL Behring has elected to halt production of Carimune Nanofiltered in order to focus on other intravenous immune globulin products.

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Last Updated Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 03:48 PM.