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Surfaxin Side Effects

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Serious Side Effects of Surfaxin

  • Surfaxin is not indicated for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). When administered to adults via segmental bronchoscopic lavage to treat ARDS, there was an increased incidence of death, multi-organ failure, sepsis, anoxic encephalopathy, renal failure, hypoxia, pneumothorax, hypotension, and pulmonary embolism.
  • Treatment should be interrupted and the infant should be stabilized if it experiences
    • Bradycardia - an unnatural heart rhythm
    • Oxygen desaturation - insufficient amounts of oxygen in the blood
    • Reflux of Surfaxin into the endotracheal tube (ETT)
    • Airway or ETT obstruction

Common Side Effects of Surfaxin

  • Endotracheal tube reflux
  • Endotracheal tube obstruction
  • An unhealthy pale appearance, or pallor
  • Need for dose interruption