Biotest Hepatect CP

Hepatect CP contains immunoglobulin which protects you against hepatitis B.

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What is Hepatect CP

Hepatect CP contains the active substance human anti-hepatitis B immunoglobulin, which protects you against hepatitis B. Hepatitis B is an inflammation of the liver caused by the hepatitis B virus. Hepatect CP is a solution for infusion (given into a vein) and is available in vials which contain 2 ml (100 International Units [IU]), 10 ml (500 IU), 40 ml (2000 IU) and 100 ml (5000 IU).

How Hepatect CP works

Human hepatitis B immunoglobulin contains mainly immunoglobulin G (IgG), with a high specific content of antibodies against the surface antigen of the hepatitis B virus (HBs).

What is Hepatect CP used for

Hepatect CP is administered to provide immediate and long-term immune protection:

  • in the prevention of infection with the hepatitis B virus in patients who are at risk of infection with the virus hepatitis B, who were not vaccinated or did not receive the full vaccination schedule.
  • in the prevention of infection in case of liver transplantation, in patients who have positive tests for hepatitis B.
  • in newborns whose mothers are carriers of the hepatitis B virus.
  • for the protection of patients in whom vaccination against hepatitis B did not provide adequate protection.

What does Hepatect CP contain

The active substance in HEPATECT CP is human immunoglobulin against hepatitis B for intravenous administration.

Hepatect CP contains human plasma proteins 50 mg/ml of which immunoglobulin G (IgG) at least 96%. The concentration of antibodies against hepatitis B is 50 IU/ml. The maximum concentration of immunoglobulin A (IgA) is 2000 micrograms/ml. The distribution of IgG subclasses is approximately: 59 % IgG1, 35 % IgG2, 3 % IgG3, 3 % IgG4

The other ingredients are glycine and water for injections.


Hepatect CP is presented as a box with a vial of 2 ml, 10 ml, 40 ml or 100 ml infusion solution. Not all pack sizes may be marketed.


The information presented above does not provide medical advice. It is intended for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Seek professional medical advice to treat your condition.