Which medications are used in the treatment of transfusion reactions?

Updated: Jan 02, 2019
  • Author: S Gerald Sandler, MD, FACP, FCAP; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Analgesics and antipyretics reduce fever that is associated with nonhemolytic transfusion reactions. An osmotic diuretic promotes urinary excretion of hemoglobin that results from an acute hemolytic transfusion reaction.


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