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Feiba Vh Side Effects Center
Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
Feiba VH (anti-inhibitor coagulant complex [AICC], vapor heated) is used to treat or prevent bleeding in people with hemophilia and Factor VIII inhibitors. It is made up of proteins normally present in the blood that allow the blood to clot. Common side effects include headache, or flushing.
As a general guideline, a dosage range of 50 to 100 Units of Feiba VH per kg of body weight is recommended. A physician will determine dose depending on different types of hemorrhage. Feiba VH may interact with other drugs that affect bleeding or blood-clotting processes. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. During pregnancy, Feiba VH should be used only if prescribed. It is unknown if it will harm a fetus. It is unknown if this drug could be harmful to a nursing baby. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Our Feiba VH (anti-inhibitor coagulant complex, vapor heated) 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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Easy-to-read and understand detailed drug information and pill images for the patient or caregiver from Cerner Multum.
Feiba Vh 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.
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What is Patient Information Overview?
A concise overview of the drug for the patient or caregiver from First DataBank.
Feiba Vh Overview - Patient Information: Side Effects
In the US -
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
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What is Prescribing information?
The FDA package insert formatted in easy-to-find categories for health professionals and clinicians.
Feiba Vh FDA Prescribing Information: Side Effects
In the course of treatment with preparations containing the prothrombin complex, thromboembolic events may occur particularly after high doses and/or in patients with thrombotic risk factors.
After application of high doses (single infusion of 100 units per kg of body weight, and daily doses of 200 units per kg of body weight) of FEIBA VH (AICC), laboratory and/or clinical signs of DIC have occasionally been observed.
As with all human plasma products, any kind of allergic reaction may be seen ranging from mild, short-term urticarial rashes to severe anaphylactoid reactions. Administration of FEIBA VH (AICC), Vapor Heated should be discontinued immediately, if such signs appear. Allergic reactions should be treated with antihistamines and glucocorticoids. Shock should be treated in the usual way.
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