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Plasma-Lyte Side Effects

Generic Name: lvp solution

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug lvp solution. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Plasma-Lyte.

It is possible that some side effects of Plasma-Lyte may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

Applies to lvp solution: intraperitoneal solution, intravenous solution, irrigation solution

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking lvp solution (the active ingredient contained in Plasma-Lyte) hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using icodextrin and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

  • fever, stomach pain, redness, or cloudy drained fluid;

  • flu symptoms;

  • chest pain;

  • high blood sugar (increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, blurred vision, weight loss); or

  • severe skin reaction -- fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain, followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling.

Less serious side effects of lvp solution may include:

  • mild stomach pain, nausea;

  • headache; or

  • new or worsening cough.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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