INFLECTRA (infliximab for Injection) Contraindications

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INFLECTRA® is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to this drug or to any ingredient in the formulation, including any non-medicinal ingredient, or component of the container. For a complete listing, see Dosage Forms, Strengths, Composition and Packaging.

  • Patients with severe infections such as sepsis, abscesses, tuberculosis and opportunistic infections (see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, Risk of Infections).
  • Patients with moderate or severe (NYHA Class III/IV) congestive heart failure (see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, Cardiovascularand ADVERSE REACTIONS, Congestive Heart Failure).
  • Patients with history of hypersensitivity to infliximab for injection, to other murine proteins, or to any excipients. For a complete listing, see DOSAGE FORMS, STRENGTHS, COMPOSITION AND PACKAGING section of the product monograph.