Drug: Aralast,Aralast NP,Glassia,Prolastin,Prolastin C,Zemaira

ALPHA-1-PROTEINASE INHIBITOR (AL fa - 1 - PROH tee neys in HIB i ter) is a drug that is used to replace an enzyme in patients with lung problems caused by low levels of alpha1 antitrypsin. It is not a cure.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest pain, tightness
  • feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
  • fever or other signs of infection, including symptoms of the common cold followed by a rash
  • flushed or pale skin
  • unusually high or low blood pressure
  • unusually weak or tired
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • headache
  • irritation at site where injected

Source: http://www.healthline.com

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest pain, tightness
  • feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
  • fever or other signs of infection, including symptoms of the common cold followed by a rash
  • flushed or pale skin
  • unusually high or low blood pressure
  • unusually weak or tired
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • headache
  • irritation at site where injected

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • heart problems
  • immune system problems
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to alpha1-proteinase inhibitor, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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