Hepatitis Immunoglobulin (HBIG)
An injection of HBIG may help prevent HBV infection if it is given within 14 days of exposure to the virus when you:
A dose of HBIG also may be given to babies born to women who have hepatitis B.
HBIG is safe for women who are pregnant or breast-feeding.
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