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Plasbumin-25 (low aluminum) (human)

Generical name: Albumin (human) [ al-BUE-min [ al-BUE-min
Brand name: Albuked 25, Albuked 5, Albuminex, Alburx, Albutein,… display the 14 brands
Drug class: Plasma expanders

What is Albumin?

Albumin is a type of protein that is produced by the liver and circulates through the plasma (the clear liquid component of the blood). Medicinal albumin is composed of plasma proteins derived from human blood. Plasbumin-25 (low aluminum) helps by boosting the amount of plasma or levels of albumin in the blood.

Albumin is used to restore the loss of blood volume due to trauma, such as a serious burn or accident that causes bleeding. It is also utilized to treat low levels of albumin due to surgery, dialysis, abdominal infections of the liver, pancreatitis, respiratory distress, bypass surgery, ovarian issues caused by fertility medications, as well as other ailments. Albumin can also be used for reasons not mentioned in this guideline for medication.

Side effects of Albumin

See a doctor immediately. Get medical attention immediately if you notice symptoms or warning signs of an allergic reaction, such as an allergic reaction that causes hives: cough, difficulty breathing, swelling of your lips, face, and tongue.

Inform your caregiver immediately if you are sufferint from:

  • You feel lightheaded, as if you're passing out.
  • Breathing that is shallow or weak;
  • The throbbing headache, blurred vision, and the sound of your ears buzzing
  • Anxiety, confusion, sweating, pale skin, or
  • Extreme breathlessness, wheezing and gasping for air and coughing up foamy mucus, chest pain, and an irregular or fast heart rate.

Common adverse effects of Plasbumin-25 (low aluminum) can include:

  • Nausea,
  • Vomiting;
  • Fever, chills;
  • Rapid heart rate;
  • A mild, itchy rash or
  • Flushing (warmth of redness, warmth, or a tingly feeling).

This isn't a complete list of all the side effects. Other side effects could occur. Contact your doctor for advice regarding medical effects. You can report any side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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Warnings

You shouldn't receive albumin in the case of extreme anemia (lack of red blood cells) or if you suffer from severe cardiac failure.

Before you take this drug

It is not recommended to use albumin. If you're allergic to it or suffer from

  • Serious anemia (lack of red blood cell count) or
  • Severe heart failure.

If it is possible prior to receiving albumin, let your doctor know whether you suffer from:

  • Anemia;
  • Heart disease, high blood pressure;
  • Bleeding disorder or blood clotting, like hemophilia;
  • Lung problems;
  • Kidney disease;
  • A lax allergy or
  • If you're not able to eliminate

In an emergency, it might not be feasible to inform your health care providers of the health issues you have. It is important that the doctor who cares for you following the incident knows that you've received Plasbumin-25 (low aluminum).

Albumin is a component of the human plasma (a part that is part of the blood) that could contain viruses and other infectious agents. Plasma donated is analyzed and treated to decrease the possibility of it containing infectious agents; however, there is a slight possibility that it may carry the disease. Discuss with your physician the potential risks and benefits of this drug.

It isn't known if albumin can harm the unborn baby. Inform your doctor if you are expecting. It is unclear if albumin gets into breast milk or if it can harm the nursing infant. Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding a child.

In an emergency, it is not always feasible to inform your family members or caregivers that you are expecting or breastfeeding. Be sure that any doctor who cares for the baby or your pregnancy has been informed that you've taken this medication.

How to take albumin?

Injecting albumin into veins via an IV. Your healthcare provider will provide the injection.

Your pulse, breathing and electrolyte levels, blood pressure, kidney function, and other vital indicators will be closely monitored when you receive albumin. Your blood is also going to need to be analyzed regularly during treatment. Drink plenty of fluids while you are receiving treatment with albumin.

Do I be concerned if I miss a dose?

Since you'll receive albumin in a medical environment, you're less likely to skip a dose.

What will happen if I take excessively?

Because this medication is administered by a health specialist in a medical setting, it is highly unlikely for an overdose to occur.

What should be avoided?

Follow the doctor's advice regarding any limitations on foods, drinks, or any activity.

Interaction with other drugs

Other medications can interfere with albumin, such as medications that are prescribed and available over the counter, vitamins, and herbal products. Be sure to inform your health professionals about any medications you take in the present and any medication that you decide to stop or change your use of.