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Prior to Venofer administration:
- Question patients regarding any prior history of reactions to parenteral iron products
- Advise patients of the risks associated with Venofer
- Advise patients to report any symptoms of hypersensitivity that may develop during and following Venofer administration, such as rash, itching, dizziness, light-headedness, swelling, and breathing problems [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/23/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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