Replaces a lack of albumin in the body. Used in a surgery or medical emergency to treat many conditions, including shock, blood loss, severe burns, liver failure, and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Albumin is a protein that is normally made by the body.
Buminate, Albumin, Albuminar-5, Alburx, Albutein, Plasbumin-5, Albuked 5, Flexbumin, Albuminar-25, Plasbumin-25, Kedbumin, Albuked 25There may be other brand names for this medicine.
When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:You should not receive this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction when given albumin.
How to Use This Medicine:
Drugs and Foods to Avoid:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
Warnings While Using This Medicine:
Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088
Last Updated: 2/4/2013
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