Brand names: ALBIOMIN ALBUKED ALBUMAN ALBUMEON ALBUMEX 20 ALBUMINAR-25 ALBUMINEX ALBUNORM ALBUREX ALBURX ALBUTEIN CREALB DRAXIMAGE MAA FLEXBUMIN KEDBUMIN OCTALBIN PLASBUMIN PLASMANATE PULMOCIS PULMOTECH MAA UMAN ZENALB
Albumin is indicated for:
Irrespective of gender only Children (1 year - 12 years old) , Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)
Restoration and maintenance of circulating blood volume where volume deficiency has been demonstrated, and use of a colloid is appropriate.
The choice of albumin rather than artificial colloid will depend on the clinical situation of the individual patient, based on official recommendations.
For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):
Treatment 1: Intravenous - Individual dosing
Active ingredient Albumin is contraindicated in the following cases:
Hypersensitivity to albumin
No gender/age discrimination