Approved June 1998
respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Synagis has been approved for the prevention of serious lower respiratory tract disease in pediatric patients at high risk of RSV disease. Synagis is the first monoclonal antibody to be licensed for any infectious disease. It is injected intramuscularly in a doctor's office.
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