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Levophed (Norepinephrine) - Side Effect Reports to FDA

 
 



This is an index of side effect / adverse reaction reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Levophed (Norepinephrine) and submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year. The information is not vetted and should not be considered as verified clinical evidence.

Reports by Event Outcome

All Cases (3)
Death (1)
Life Threatening Events (1)

Reports by Reaction Type

Incorrect Route of Drug Administration (1)Infusion Site Extravasation (1)Death (1)Chest Pain (1)Inflammation (1)Incorrect Dose Administered by Device (1)Blood Pressure Increased (1)

Possible Levophed side effects in 90 year old male

Reported by a physician from Greece on 2012-07-27

Patient: 90 year old male, weighing 70.0 kg (154.0 pounds)

Reactions: Death

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Colimycine
    Dosage: 1000000 unk, 4x/day
    Indication: Abdominal Infection
    Start date: 2009-05-26
    End date: 2009-05-28

Daptomycin
    Dosage: 350 mg, 1x/day
    Indication: Abdominal Infection
    Start date: 2009-05-24
    End date: 2009-05-25

Innohep
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Anticoagulant Therapy
    Start date: 2009-05-19

Levophed
    Dosage: 3 amp/24hrs
    Start date: 2009-05-19

Metronidazole
    Dosage: 500 mg, 3x/day
    Start date: 2009-05-19
    End date: 2009-05-23

Moxifloxacin
    Dosage: 400 mg, 2x/day
    Indication: Abdominal Infection
    Start date: 2009-05-16
    End date: 2009-05-18

Netilmicin
    Dosage: 300 mg, 1x/day
    Indication: Abdominal Infection
    Start date: 2009-05-29
    End date: 2009-06-08

Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Dosage: 4.5 mg, 3x/day
    Start date: 2009-05-16
    End date: 2009-05-25

Tigecycline
    Dosage: 50 mg, 2x/day
    Start date: 2009-05-28
    End date: 2009-06-09



Possible Levophed side effects in 75 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-06-25

Patient: 75 year old male

Reactions: Blood Pressure Increased, Chest Pain, Incorrect Dose Administered by Device

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Levophed



Possible Levophed side effects in 63 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-10-27

Patient: 63 year old female, weighing 127.0 kg (279.4 pounds)

Reactions: Incorrect Route of Drug Administration, Infusion Site Extravasation, Inflammation

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dopamine HCL IN 5% Dextrose
    Indication: Bradycardia
    Start date: 2011-09-14
    End date: 2011-09-18

Dopamine HCL IN 5% Dextrose
    Indication: Hypotension
    Start date: 2011-09-14
    End date: 2011-09-18

Levophed
    Indication: Hypotension
    Start date: 2011-09-01
    End date: 2011-09-01

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