Immunoglobulin appears to be effective in preventing the clinical features of infectious hepatitis among contacts of the disease provided it is given before the later stages of the incubation period. A single dose of 750 mg gives protection for a period of up to 7 months.
The evidence of the value of immunoglobulin for contacts of serum hepatitis is conflicting.
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