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What are the side effects of Curosurf?

Potential side effects of Curosurf include a slow heartbeat, low blood pressure and low levels of oxygen in the blood. In some cases, Curosurf can cause a blockage within the tube used to help premature infants breathe. Your baby will be carefully monitored while getting Curosurf.

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