Who should not take OCTAGAM?
The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:
- meningitis not due to an infection
- monoclonal gammopathy, a condition with abnormal proteins in the blood
- a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst called hemolytic anemia
- high blood pressure
- chronic heart failure
- hardening of the arteries due to plaque buildup
- obstruction of a blood vessel by a blood clot
- at risk for formation of blood clots
- decreased kidney function
- bedridden patient or one unable to move around freely
- decreased blood volume
- increased cardiovascular event risk
- transfusion related acute lung injury
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