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SIDE EFFECTS

Occasional mild adverse events have been noted in association with the use of SecreFlo™ (secretin) in clinical studies of over 957 patients and 24 volunteer subjects.

TABLE 1: ADVERSE EVENTS

EVENT SecreFlo™ n = 981
Incidence (Patients)
Abdominal cramps 2 (2)
Abdominal discomfort 7 (7)
Bleeding - sphincterectomy 6 (6)
Bleeding - upper GI 2 to endoscopic abrasion 2 (2)
Bloating 1 (1)
Bradycardia (mild) 2 (2)
Burning in stomach 3 (2)
Decreased blood pressure 6 (5)
Diaphoresis 6 (4)
Diarrhea 1 (1)
Endoscopic perforation of pancreatic duct 2 (2)
Fatigue 1 (1)
Fever 1 (1)
Flushing 6 (5)
Headache 2 (2)
Hot Sensation 1 (1)
Hunger Pangs 1 (1)
Leukocytoplastic Vasculitis 1 (1)
Lightheaded 3 (2)
Nausea 8 (8)
Numbness/Tingling in extremeties 2 (1)
Pallor 1 (1)
Possible seizure 1 (1)
Rash -abdominal 1 (1)
Thready pulse 1 (1)
Transient low O2 saturation 1 (1)
Transient respiratory distress 2 (2)
Urticaria 2 contrast material (prior to secretin administration) 1 (1)
Vomiting 1 (1)
Total Patients with AE's (%) 73 (7.4)

Read the SecreFlo (secretin) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

DRUG INTERACTIONS

Drug/Laboratory Test Interaction: The concomitant use of anticholinergic agents may make patients hyporesponsive, i.e. may produce a false positive result.

Last reviewed on RxList: 11/21/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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