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Betaseron subcutaneous

Side Effects

List Betaseron subcutaneous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Betaseron subcutaneous:

Common side effects of Betaseron subcutaneous:

  • Abnormal Increase in Muscle ToneSevere
  • ChillsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Excessive SweatingSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Flu-Like SymptomsSevere
  • Head PainSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Muscle PainSevere
  • Needing to Urinate ImmediatelySevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • Stomach CrampsSevere
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Betaseron subcutaneous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Dead SkinSevere
  • Not Feeling WellSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • Tissue DeathSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Weight GainSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodLess Severe
  • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe

Rare side effects of Betaseron subcutaneous:

  • BronchospasmSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Weight LossSevere
  • Worsening of Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Mood ChangesLess Severe
  • Overactive Thyroid GlandLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Underactive ThyroidLess Severe
  • Widening of Blood VesselsLess Severe

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