Immunoglobulin G

Yury Khelemsky, Karina Gritsenko, Jason Litt

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Immunoglobulin G (IgG) concentrates are immune-modulating, anti-inflammatory human blood plasma-derived products that can be used for the treatment of some peripheral neuropathies and a range of other pain disorders. While evidence is still emerging, IgG is a relatively safe but expensive, therapeutic strategy for chronic pain conditions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPain Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationAn Essential Review
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9783319431338
ISBN (Print)9783319431314
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017


  • Dosage
  • Drug interactions
  • Intravenous
  • Neuropathy
  • Pain disorder
  • Side effects

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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