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LMD with 0.9% Sodium Chloride Side Effects

Generic Name: dextran, low molecular weight

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of dextran, low molecular weight. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name LMD with 0.9% Sodium Chloride.

Applies to dextran, low molecular weight: intravenous solution

Cardiovascular

Frequency not reported: Tightness of the chest, hypotension
Postmarketing reports: Cardiac arrest[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Mild urticarial reactions, generalized urticaria[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Frequency not reported: Nausea, vomiting[Ref]

Hypersensitivity

Frequency not reported: Anaphylactoid reactions
Postmarketing reports: Dextran-induced anaphylactoid reaction (DIAR)[Ref]

Local

Frequency not reported: Febrile response, infection at site of injection, venous thrombosis or phlebitis extending from the site of injection, extravasation, hypervolemia[Ref]

Other

Postmarketing reports: Shock[Ref]

Respiratory

Frequency not reported: Wheezing[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Dextran In Dextrose (dextran, low molecular weight)." B Braun Medical Inc, Irvine, CA.

2. "Product Information. Dextran In Sodium Chloride (dextran, high molecular weight)." Abbott Laboratories, Limited, Saint-Laurent, IN.

Not all side effects for LMD with 0.9% Sodium Chloride may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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