infusion reaction

infusion reaction

Any adverse reaction to a constituent administered intravenously, such as, an anaphylactic or anaphylactoid reaction to a monoclonal antibody.
See: transfusion reaction
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Demographic, clinical symptoms, and infusion reaction data were recorded from the patients' charts.
patients who experienced their first severe infusion reaction during
These fatalities were associated with an infusion reaction symptom complex that included hypoxia, pulmonary infiltrates, acute respiratory distress syndrome, myocardial infarction, ventricular fibrillation, or cardiogenic shock.
ProStorm[TM] is designed specifically to indicate when a cytokine storm first infusion reaction may be a risk for a drug.
During an infusion reaction, early intervention may prevent serious side effects and death.
Monitor patients closely for signs and symptoms of an infusion reaction during and for at least four hours following completion of each Unituxin infusion
Antibody concentrations at or above the cutoff increased the relative risk of an infusion reaction by a factor of 2.
If a severe infusion reaction occurs, discontinue infusion and institute treatment as needed.
Caution must be exercised with every ERBITUX infusion, as there were patients who experienced their first severe infusion reaction during later infusions
Post-Hoc Analyses Examining HRQOL, Tophus Reduction and Infusion Reaction Mitigation Presented at the 2012 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting