Infusion Medications

What Medications are Infused in Clinic?

  • Below is a chart of commonly infused medications and how long they take to infuse.
  • The staff of the Infusion Clinic works to stay current on new treatments. The list below is not exclusive.
  • The Infusion Clinics do not transfuse blood products other than Fresh Frozen Plasma.

Medication Length of Infusion

Medications by Generic Name (Brand Name)

Duration of Infusion

Abatacept (Orencia)

2 hours

Agalsidase Beta (Fabrazyme)

2-4 hours

Albumin

4-6 hours

Aldurazyme (Laroidase)

4-6 hours

Alglucosidase Alfa (Lumizyme, Myozyme)

4-6 hours

Belimumab (Benlysta)

2 hours

Bortezomib (Velcade)

1-2 hours

Cerliponase Alfa (Brineura)

6-8 hours

Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)

6-8 hours

Eculizumab (Soliris)

2 hours

Exondys 51/ Vyondys 53

2 hours

Ferric Gluconate-Iron (Ferrlecit)

2-4 hours

Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)

4-6 hours

Furosemide (Lasix)

1 hour

Golimumab (Simponi)

2 hours

Imiglucerase (Cerezyme)

2-4 hours

Immune Globulin-IVIG (Gamunex, Gammagard, Gammagard SD, Privigen)

2-8 hours

Infliximab (Remicade, Inflectra)

2-6 hours

Idursulfase (Elaprase)

4-6 hours

IV Fluids

2-8 hours

Larondase (Aldurazyme)

5-6 hours

Methylprednisolone (Solumedrol)

2 hours

Migraine Cocktail (Concussion)

2 hours (approved for 9am apt time in Clinic 1)

Pamidronate (Aredia)

4-6 hours

Pentamidine

2 hours

Ravulizumab (Ultomiris)

2-4 hours

Reslizumab

1 hour

Rituximab (Rituxan, Ruxience)

6-8hours

Sodium Thiosulfate

2 hours

Tocilizumab (Actemra)

2-4 hours

Ustekinumab (Stelara)

2-4 hours

Vedolizumab (Entyvio)

2 hours

Zoledronic acid (Zometa)

2-4 hours

Zolgensma

2 hours

*Information obtained from Lexicomp

*exception: sodium thiosulfate – information obtained from CRNP and MD