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aldesleukin intravenous

Side Effects

List aldesleukin intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with aldesleukin intravenous:

Common side effects of aldesleukin intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • ChillsSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • DiarrheaSevere
  • DizzySevere
  • Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Kidney Problems Causing a Decreased Amount of Urine to be PassedSevere
  • Lung CongestionSevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
  • Sinus TachycardiaSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Throwing UpSevere
  • Underactive ThyroidSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of aldesleukin intravenous:

  • AscitesSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Brain Disease or Injury causing Inability to CommunicateSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Hole in the IntestineSevere
  • Lung Failure causing Loss of BreathSevere
  • Rapid BreathingSevere

Rare side effects of aldesleukin intravenous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Any Disorder of the BrainSevere
  • Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
  • Bleeding in the AbdomenSevere
  • Blocked Bowels with No MovementSevere
  • Blood ClotSevere
  • Bullous PemphigoidSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • ComaSevere
  • Crohn's DiseaseSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • DiabetesSevere
  • Disease of Inadequate Blood Flow to the Heart MuscleSevere
  • Disease of the Muscle of the Heart with EnlargementSevere
  • Eye Problems with Myasthenia DiseaseSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Fluid in the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • GangreneSevere
  • Gangrene of Intestine caused by Blood Supply ProblemSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • GlomerulonephritisSevere
  • Heart Valve InfectionSevere
  • Hemorrhage in the BrainSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Increase of White Blood CellsSevere
  • Inflammation of Blood Vessels that Carry Blood in the BrainSevere
  • Inflammation of the GallbladderSevere
  • Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
  • Inflammation of the Middle Tissue Heart MuscleSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Body TemperatureSevere
  • Muscle InflammationSevere
  • Overactive Thyroid GlandSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • Plasma Fluid & Proteins Leaking Outside of CapillariesSevere
  • Rheumatoid ArthritisSevere
  • SclerodermaSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • SluggishnessSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Thyroid Gland InflammationSevere
  • Burning StomachLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Disease of the NervesLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Muscle ProblemsLess Severe
  • Nerve PainLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

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