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20% Albumin

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    20% Albumin

    • Pharmacology
    • Shifts fluid from the interstitial to the intravascular space, therefore doesn’t replace lost volume

Clinical Use

    • Indication
    • Severe hypoalbuminaemia.
    • Adverse Effects
    • Hypersensitivity – urticaria, anaphylaxis
    • Renal toxicity (shock patients)
    • Fluid overload
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