A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine.
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing.
Fast or slow heartbeat.
Fever or chills.
Lightheadedness or fainting.
Warmth or redness in your face, neck, arms, or upper chest.
You should not receive this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to aprotinin, calcium chloride, fibrinogen, thrombin, or bovine proteins (from animals such as oxen or cows).
Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
This medicine is made from donated human blood.
Some human blood products have transmitted certain viruses to people who have received them.
The risk of getting a virus from human blood products has been greatly reduced because all donated blood must be tested before any products are made.
Talk with your doctor if you have any concerns about this risk.
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or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular
drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional
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discontinuing any course of treatment.