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What is RIXUBIS?

RIXUBIS is an injectable medicine used to replace clotting factor IX that is missing in adults and children with hemophilia B (also called congenital factor IX deficiency or Christmas disease)...

Selected Important Risk Information

Who should not use RIXUBIS?

You should not use RIXUBIS if you are allergic to hamsters or any ingredients in RIXUBIS. Tell your healthcare provider if you are pregnant or breastfeeding because RIXUBIS may not be right for you.
You should tell your healthcare provider if you have or have had any medical...