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What should I know about Indocin IV before using it?

Indocin IV may cause a reduced amount of urine in babies, and as a result urine production will be monitored. The drug may also cause bleeding. Babies with kidney and liver problems may have a higher risk of serious side effects such as low urine output and electrolyte imbalances. In addition, this drug can cause side effects, including allergic reaction. Before it is used, you should be aware of the possible side effects.

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