What is Atgam?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Lymphocyte immune globulin, anti-thymocyte

Atgam® is the brand name for horse antithymocyte globulin, an immunosuppressant agent. It is used in the prevention and treatment of acute renal allograft rejection and treatment of moderate-to-severe aplastic anemia.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Anemia 1 0
Chronic Kidney Disease 1 0
Iron Deficiency Anemia 1 0
Lung Transplant 1 0
Neuroblastoma 1 0
Transplant rejection 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Why patients stopped taking Atgam

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See all 1 patient who’ve stopped taking Atgam


Stopped taking Atgam

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Atgam after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) (Gammaglobulin (IVIg)) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Atgam.