Albumin

by Cathy Parkes December 18, 2023 Updated: February 16, 2024

Because albumin increases the fluid volume and osmotic pressure of the intravascular space, assess for signs of fluid overload, and be sure not to give this medication to a patient experiencing heart failure.
Because albumin increases the fluid volume and osmotic pressure of the intravascular space, assess for signs of fluid overload, and be sure not to give this medication to a patient experiencing heart failure.

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