Proper Use

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

A nurse or other trained health professional will give your child this medicine in a medical facility. It is given through a needle placed into one of your child's veins. The medicine must be given slowly, so the needle will have to stay in place for at least 60 minutes.

Your doctor may give your child other medicines (eg, steroids) before and after the infusion to prevent unwanted effects.

Your doctor may also give your child a vaccine to prevent respiratory syncytial virus. Talk to your doctor if you have concerns.

This medicine is a virus vector-based gene treatment and may spread to other people through body waste (feces). Seal diapers in trash bags and throw them into the trash. Wash your hands with soap and water before and after handling your child's body waste. Follow these precautions during treatment with this medicine and for 1 month after the infusion.