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Albuminar Side Effects Center
Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
Albuminar-25 [albumin (Human)] 25% is the protein portion of the blood used to treat shock, burns, and low blood protein. Albuminar-25 is available in generic form. Common side effects of Albuminar-25 include fever and chills, rash, nausea, vomiting, rapid heart rate, low blood pressure, swelling, headache, flushing (warmth or tingly feeling), itching, or allergic reactions.
Albuminar-25 is administered intravenously. Dosage depends on the condition being treated. Albuminar-25 may interact with other drugs. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. During pregnancy, Albuminar-25 should be given only if prescribed. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Our Albuminar-25 [albumin (Human)] 25% Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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Albuminar FDA Prescribing Information: Side Effects
Allergic or pyrogenic reactions are characterized primarily by fever and chills; rash, nausea, vomiting, tachycardia and hypotension have also been reported. Should an adverse reaction occur, slow or stop the infusion for a period of time which may result in the disappearance of the symptoms. If administration has been stopped and the patient requires additional ALBUMIN (HUMAN) USP, ALBUTEIN® ,material from a different lot should be used.
Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Albuminar (Albumin (Human))
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Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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