What is the cost benefit of using RhIG compared to IVIG for the treatment of ITP?

Cost benefits of using RhIG instead of IVIG to treat ITP include:

  • outpatient treatment with RhIG versus inpatient treatment with IVIG
  • shortened treatment time
  • volume of RhIG required for one treatment is less than the usual volume of IVIG required
  • RhIG is cheaper than IVIG
  • RhIG is easier to administer