Volume expander (By injection)
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Volume expander (By injection)

Used to replace fluids (water and electrolytes) that are lost due to illness, trauma, or surgery.

Brand Name(s):

Albuked 25, Albuked 5, Albuminar-25, Albuminar-5, Alburx, Albutein, Buminate, Flexbumin, Hespan, Hextend, Kedbumin, LMD in Dextrose, LMD w/0.9% Sodium Chloride, Plasbumin-25, Plasbumin-5

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You might not be able to receive this medicine if you have severe heart failure, kidney failure, or severe bleeding disorders. You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to any of the ingredients.

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 these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

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: 12/12/2016

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