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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
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • Stomach CrampsSevere
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Needing to Urinate ImmediatelyLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Betaseron subcutaneous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Dead SkinSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • Tissue DeathSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodLess Severe
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
  • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

Rare side effects of Betaseron subcutaneous:

  • AnemiaSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Amount of Triglyceride in the BloodSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Abnormally Long or Heavy PeriodsLess Severe
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • HivesLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Mood ChangesLess Severe
  • Overactive Thyroid GlandLess Severe
  • Skin DiscolorationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Underactive ThyroidLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe
  • Widening of Blood VesselsLess Severe

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