Patient Info Sheet
What it is used for
- Filgrastim is used to increase the growth of your white blood cells, which help your body fight against infection.
- This medication may also be used to increase in the number of white blood cells to be collected for a stem cell transplant and to help your white blood cells recover after a bone marrow or stem cell transplant.
- Filgrastim is a biosimilar medication. See our biosimilar pamphlet for more information.