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Autoplex-T

Autoplex-T

Autoplex-T Side Effects Center

Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP

Autoplex T (anti-inhibitor coagulant complex, heat treated) is made from proteins normally found in human blood that allow the blood to clot and is used to treat or prevent bleeding in people with hemophilia A or B and Factor VIII inhibitors. Common side effects include fever, chills, pain around the IV needle, or numbness or tingling, especially in your face.

The recommended dosage range of Autoplex T is 25 to 100 Hyland Factor VIII Correctional Units per kg of body weight, depending upon the severity of hemorrhage. Autoplex T may interact with aminocaproic acid, desmopressin, or tranexamic acid. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. It is unknown if Autoplex T will harm a fetus. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using this medication. It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.

Our Autoplex T (anti-inhibitor coagulant complex, heat treated) 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.

What is Patient Information in Detail?

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Autoplex-T in Detail - Patient Information: Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

  • easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum), feeling like you might pass out;
  • fever, chills, runny nose, and drowsiness, followed by rash and joint pain about 2 weeks later;
  • sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body;
  • sudden severe headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance;
  • pain, swelling, warmth, or redness in one or both legs;
  • chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling;
  • fast or slow heart rate, weak pulse, trouble breathing, chest pain or cough; or
  • nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes).

Less serious side effects may include:

  • pain around the IV needle or
  • numbness or tingling, especially in your face.

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.

Read the entire detailed patient monograph for Autoplex-T (Anti-Inhibitor Coagulant Complex, Heat Treated) »

What is Prescribing information?

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Autoplex-T FDA Prescribing Information: Side Effects
(Adverse Reactions)

SIDE EFFECTS

As with other plasma preparations, reactions manifested by fever, chills or indications of protein sensitivity may be observed with the administration of Autoplex® T, Anti-Inhibitor Coagulant Complex, Heat Treated. Signs and/or symptoms of high prekallikrein activity, such as changes in blood pressure or pulse rate may also be observed. It is advisable that appropriate medications be available for the treatment of acute allergic reactions or acute vasoactive reactions, should they occur.

A rate of infusion that is too rapid may cause headache, flushing, and changes in pulse rate and blood pressure. In such instances, stopping the infusion allows the symptoms to disappear promptly. With all but the most reactive individuals, infusion may be resumed at a slower rate.

Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Autoplex-T (Anti-Inhibitor Coagulant Complex, Heat Treated) »

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