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Alburx (Albumin Human) - Side Effects and Adverse Reactions

 
 



7. ADVERSE REACTIONS

Since AlbuRx® 25, Albumin (Human) 25% solution is sterile when coming from the manufacturer, bacterial contamination with the risk of post-infusion septicemia can only occur if the container has been damaged or following puncture of the rubber cap (see WARNINGS).

Though very rare, non-septic incompatibility reactions including nausea, chills, fever, urticaria, headache and hypotension following the administration of albumin-containing preparations have been recorded.8,11,12,17 A favorable response was observed to the intravenous administration of 50 to 100 mg of prednisolone.12



REPORTS OF SUSPECTED ALBURX SIDE EFFECTS / ADVERSE REACTIONS

Below is a sample of reports where side effects / adverse reactions may be related to Alburx. The information is not vetted and should not be considered as verified clinical evidence.

Possible Alburx side effects / adverse reactions in 74 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-02-15

Patient: 74 year old male

Reactions: Angioedema

Suspect drug(s):
Alburx



Possible Alburx side effects / adverse reactions in 40 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-03-21

Patient: 40 year old male

Reactions: Polyuria

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Suspect drug(s):
Alburx
    Dosage: (50 ml/ hour for 6 hours intravenous

Tolvaptan (Tolvaptan)
    Dosage: (30 mg qd oral)
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hyponatraemia

Other drugs received by patient: Furosemide; Lactulose; Spironolactone



Possible Alburx side effects / adverse reactions in 40 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-04-02

Patient: 40 year old male

Reactions: Polyuria

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Suspect drug(s):
Tolvaptan (Tolvaptan)
    Dosage: (30 mg qd oral)
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hyponatraemia

Alburx
    Dosage: (50 ml/hour for 6 hours intravenous (not otherwise specified))

Other drugs received by patient: Furosemide; Lactulose; Spironolactone



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Drug label data at the top of this Page last updated: 2009-01-06

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