Botulism immune globulin Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 24, 2020.
For the Consumer
Applies to botulism immune globulin: parenteral powder for iv infusion
Side effects include:
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to botulism immune globulin: intravenous powder for injection
Very common (10% or more): Blood pressure increased (75%), pallor (28%), cardiac murmur (15%)
Common (1% to 10%): Tachycardia NOS, peripheral coldness
Very common (10% or more): Atelectasis (39%), rhonchi (34%), nasal congestion (18%), oxygen saturation decreased (17%), cough (13%), rales (13%), breath sounds decreased (10%)
Common (1% to 10%): Stridor, dyspnea NOS, tachypnea, respiratory arrest
Very common (10% or more): Dermatitis contact (24%), rash erythematous (22%)
Very common (10% or more): Edema (18%), pyrexia (17%), body temperature decreased (16%)
Postmarketing reports: Rigors[Ref]
Very common (10% or more): Dehydration (10%)
Common (1% to 10%): Injection site reaction, injection site erythema[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Hemoglobin decreased, anemia
Postmarketing reports: Hepatic dysfunction[Ref]
Very common (10% or more): Irritability (41%), agitation (10%)[Ref]
1. "Product Information. BabyBIG (botulism immune globulin)." FFF Enterprises, Temecula, CA.
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