Pollinex® Grasses + Rye
Pollinex® Grasses + Rye contains glutaraldehyde-modified, standardised allergen extracts (allergoids) of the following 13 common grass pollens adsorbed onto L-tyrosine:
Foxtail (Alopecurus pratensis), Crested Dogstail (Cynosurus cristatus), Cocksfoot (Dactylis glomerata), Rye grass (Lolium perenne), Meadow grass (Poa pratensis), Vernal (Anthoxanthum odoratum), Fescue (Festuca pratensis), Bent (Agrostis tenuis), Timothy (Phleum pratense), Brome (Bromus spp.), Oat grass (Arrhenatherum elatius),Yorkshire Fog (Holcus lanatus), Cultivated Rye (Secale cereale).
Other ingredients contained in Pollinex® Grasses + Rye include: L-tyrosine, phenol, glycerol, sodium chloride, buffer salts and water for injections.
Pollinex® Grasses + Rye is indicated for treatment of seasonal allergic hayfever due to grass pollen in patients who have failed to respond adequately to anti-allergy drugs. Careful consideration of the patient's history and diagnosis with a positive skin prick test and/or IgE test need to be conducted prior to treatment.
Method of Administration
Pollinex® Grasses + Rye is formulated as a subcutaneous injection.
Pollinex® Grasses + Rye is presented in vials. It is available in packs containing both the following courses:
Initial Course: 3 vials (No. 1 – No. 3) containing graduated doses (300 standardised units (SU)/0.5 ml (No. 1), 800 SU/0.5 ml (No. 2) and 2,000 SU/0.5 ml (No. 3))
Extension Course: 1 vial of the No. 3 strength (2,000 SU/0.5 ml)
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