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Coagadex Side Effects

Generic Name: coagulation factor x

Note: This document contains side effect information about coagulation factor x. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Coagadex.

For the Consumer

Applies to coagulation factor x: intravenous powder for solution

Along with its needed effects, coagulation factor x (the active ingredient contained in Coagadex) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking coagulation factor x:

Incidence not known
  • Blurred vision
  • burning, stinging, redness, pain, or swelling at the infusion site
  • chills
  • confusion
  • cough
  • difficulty with swallowing
  • dizziness
  • dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  • fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  • feeling of warmth
  • fever
  • hives, itching, or skin rash
  • large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  • nausea
  • puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  • redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally, upper chest
  • restlessness
  • sweating
  • tightness in the chest
  • trouble breathing
  • unusual drowsiness, dullness, tiredness, or weakness or feeling of sluggishness
  • unusual tiredness or weakness
  • vomiting

Some side effects of coagulation factor x may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common
  • Back pain

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to coagulation factor x: intravenous powder for injection

General

The most common adverse reactions were infusion site erythema, infusion site pain, fatigue, and back pain.[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Coagadex (coagulation factor X)." Bio Products Laboratory, Raleigh, NC.

Some side effects of Coagadex may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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