News & Events 2013
22 April 2013
Anti rabies vaccine is recommended as soon as possible after exposure to rabid animal to prevent rabies. However, in severe cases like WHO category-III bite only anti rabies vaccine is not enough to save life. In this case rabies immunoglobulin is recommended by WHO to ensure immediate protection. In Bangladesh, this life saving rabies immunoglobulin was imported, which was expensive and not available everywhere. Now Incepta Vaccine Ltd, a sister concern of Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd has introduced Rabies Immunoglobulin first time in Bangladesh with the brand name of Rabix-IG. Rabix-IG is available in 5 ml vial that can be given intramuscularly.
02 March 2013
Tetanus antitoxin provides immediate protection against tetanus in tetanus prone wounds that can be happened in our life any time. About 73% cases of tetanus infection are caused by acute injuries or wounds. Bangladesh was fully dependent on imported tetanus antitoxin to prevent this deadly disease. Now Incepta Vaccine Ltd, a sister concern of Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd has introduced Tetanus antitoxin first time in Bangladesh with the brand name of Vaxitet-IG. Vaxitet-IG is available in 1 ml vial that can be given intramuscularly or subcutaneously.