Botulism antitoxin Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Oct 18, 2020.
For the Consumer
Applies to botulism antitoxin: parenteral for injection for iv use
Side effects include:
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to botulism antitoxin: injectable solution
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Serum sickness
Frequency not reported: Hypersensitivity reactions
Common (1% to 10%): Pyrexia, chills, edema
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Feeling jittery, chest discomfort
Frequency not reported: Infusion reactions[Ref]
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Blood pressure increased
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): White blood cell count increased[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Pruritus, urticaria, rash
Common (1% to 10%): Nausea, throat discomfort[Ref]
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Bronchospasm[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Headache[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Botulism Antitoxin (botulism antitoxin)." sanofi pasteur, Swiftwater, PA.
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