Plasbumin

Last updated on RxList: 6/5/2020
Plasbumin Side Effects Center

What Is Plasbumin?

Plasbumin (albumin - human solution) is an albumin solution used for emergency treatment of hypovolemic shock, burn therapy, hypoproteinemia with or without edema, adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), cardiopulmonary bypass, acute liver failure, neonatal hemolytic disease, sequestration of protein rich fluids, erythrocyte resuspension, acute nephrosis, and renal dialysis.

What Are Side Effects of Plasbumin?

Side effects of Plasbumin are rare and may include:

  • allergic reactions such as hives, chills, fever, and changes in respiration, pulse and blood pressure.

Dosage for Plasbumin

The dosage and infusion rate of Plasbumin should be adjusted to the patient's individual requirements and clinical indication.

Plasbumin In Children

Safety and effectiveness of Plasbumin in the pediatric population have not been established.

What Drugs, Substances, or Supplements Interact with Plasbumin?

Plasbumin not be mixed with protein hydrolysates, amino acid solutions nor those containing alcohol.

Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.

Plasbumin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant before using Plasbumin; it is unknown how it would affect a fetus. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.

Additional Information

Our Plasbumin (albumin - human solution) 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.

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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Plasbumin Consumer Information

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

Tell your caregiver right away if you have:

  • a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out;
  • weak or shallow breathing;
  • throbbing headache, blurred vision, buzzing in your ears;
  • anxiety, confusion, sweating, pale skin; or
  • severe shortness of breath, wheezing, gasping for breath, cough with foamy mucus, chest pain, and fast or uneven heart rate.

Common side effects may include:

  • nausea, vomiting;
  • fever, chills;
  • fast heart rate;
  • mild rash; or
  • flushing (warmth, redness, or tingly feeling).

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 Plasbumin (Albumin - Human Solution for Injection )

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SIDE EFFECTS

Adverse reactions to albumin are rare. Such reactions may be allergic in nature or due to high plasma protein levels from excessive albumin administration. Allergic manifestations include urticaria, chills, fever, and changes in respiration, pulse and blood pressure.

Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Plasbumin (Albumin - Human Solution for Injection )

© Plasbumin Patient Information is supplied by Cerner Multum, Inc. and Plasbumin Consumer information is supplied by First Databank, Inc., used under license and subject to their respective copyrights.

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