Grifols Bilogicals | Alphanine SD (Medication)
Alphanine SD is used to prevent or control bleeding in people with little or no factor IX, due to condition such as hemophilia B or Christmas disease. Factor IX also known as a clotting factor is a protein in the blood that works with other clotting factors to help the blood clot and therefore stop bleeding.
This medication is given by injection into a vein as directed by your doctor. Dosage is based on your medical condition (e. g. , amount and location of bleeding), weight, and response to treatment. ...
Side effects that can occur include:pain at injection site, chills, tingling, flushing, headache, nausea, or vomiting. It any of this persists or worsen, get medical help.
Other more serious side effects that need immediately medical help are the following:swelling at injection site, chest pain, trouble breathing, fast heartbeat, shortness of breath, change in the amount of urine, swelling of the ankles/feet, pain/redness/swelling of arms or legs, new or increased bleeding/bruising, bluish fingers.
Because it's made from human blood, there is a small chance to get viral infection like hepatitis. Tell your doctor immediately if you develop any symptoms of hepatitis or another infection, including fever, persistent sore throat, unusual tiredness, persistent nausea/vomiting, yellowing eyes/skin, dark urine. ...
Before using this medication, tell your doctor if you are allergic to factor IX products, or if you allergic to other drugs, food, dye or animals. Also tell your doctor if you have or ever have had the following conditions:other clotting disorders such as disseminated intravascular coagulation-DIC, heart disease like coronary artery disease, immune system problems, recent surgery or procedure, or liver disease.
Because it is made from human blood, small chances of getting a viral infection like hepatitis implies getting the appropriate vaccinations.
During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...