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It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Albutein 25%. Please consult your doctor.
Albutein 25% may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the devel... View More
Information regarding the use of Albutein 25% during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Albutein 25% does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Albutein 25% should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Albutein 25% may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Albutein 25% is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Albutein 25% is recommended.
Albutein 25% is used to treat blood volume loss. It works by replacing the body fluids lost due to excessive trauma, bleeding, surgery, or kidney dialys... View More
Uses of Albutein 25%
- Nephrotic syndrome
Side effects of Albutein 25%
- Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
- Slow heart rate
How to use Albutein 25%
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Albutein 25% works
Albutein 25% contains human albumin, a natural protein in blood. It works by replacing the blood or body fluids lost due to excessive bleeding, surgery,... View More
What if you forget to take Albutein 25%?
If you miss a dose of Albutein 25%, please consult your doctor.
- It is given as an injection into veins under the supervision of a medical professional.
- Inform your doctor immediately if you experience a skin rash, itching, breathing difficulties, swelling of face and changes in heartbeat while using thi... View More
- Inform your doctor if you have history of severe anemia (lack of red blood cells), or severe heart failure.
Burns, Hypovolemia, Hypoalbuminemia, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Nephrosis, Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery, Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn, O... View More
Adult: Initially, 25 g of albumin, adjusted according to patient's response. Usual rates of infusion: 1-2 ml/minute.
Child: Up to 1 g/kg, adjusted according to patient's response. Usual rates of infusion: 1-2 ml/minute. Not to exceed 250 g/48 hr or 6 g/kg/day
Cardiac failure, severe anaemia, history of hypersensitivity, parenteral nutrition.
Mode of Action
Human albumin increases intravascular oncotic pressure and causes movement of fluids from interstitial into intravascular space. Human albumin solutions... View More
Hypertension or low cardiac reserve; additional fluids for dehydrated patients. Monitor for signs of cardiac overload in injured or postoperative patien... View More
Allergic reactions, nausea, vomiting, increased salivation, fever and chills; vascular overload, haemodilution and pulmonary oedema. Potentially Fata... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy category: C Lactation: Endogenous albumin found in breast milk; compatible
Albumin solution should not be mixed by protein hydrolysates or alcoholic solutions. Risk of atypical reactions to ACE inhibitors in patients undergoing... View More
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