DigiFab Side Effects
Generic name: digoxin immune fab
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on May 4, 2020.
Note: This document contains side effect information about digoxin immune fab. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name DigiFab.
For the Consumer
Applies to digoxin immune fab: parenteral powder for injection
Side effects include:
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to digoxin immune fab: injectable powder for injection, injectable solution, intravenous powder for injection
The most common adverse events were worsening congestive heart failure, hypokalemia, and worsening atrial fibrillation.[Ref]
Very common (10% or more): Worsening congestive heart failure (13%)
Common (1% to 10%): Atrial fibrillation, transient postural hypertension[Ref]
Very common (10% or more): Hypokalemia (13%)[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Phlebitis of the infusion-site vein[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Renal failure[Ref]
Renal failure occurred in one patient and was determined to be likely due to loss of digoxin inotropic support in combination with the patients underlying medical condition.[Ref]
Pulmonary edema and bilateral pleural effusion occurred in one patient and was determined to be likely due to loss of digoxin inotropic support in combination with the patients underlying medical condition.[Ref]
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- Drug class: antidotes
Related treatment guides
1. "Product Information. DigiFab (digoxin immune FAB)." BTG International Inc, West Conshohocken, PA.
Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.