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Aranesp (in polysorbate) injection

Side Effects

List Aranesp (in polysorbate) injection side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Aranesp (in polysorbate) injection:

Common side effects of Aranesp (in polysorbate) injection:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • AbscessSevere
  • AnginaSevere
  • Bacteria in the BloodSevere
  • Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
  • Bleeding at Site of Vascular Access DeviceSevere
  • Blood ClotSevere
  • Blood Clot of Vascular Access DeviceSevere
  • BronchitisSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Infection at Site where Medical Treatment was PerformedSevere
  • Inflammation and Infection of the Abdomen LiningSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Muscle SpasmLess Severe
  • Pain in Arms or LegsLess Severe
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Aranesp (in polysorbate) injection:

  • Blood Clot in LungSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Transient Ischemic AttackSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe

Rare side effects of Aranesp (in polysorbate) injection:

  • Blood Clot in a Deep VeinSevere
  • Blood Clot in VeinSevere
  • Constitutional Aplastic AnemiaSevere
  • More Rapid Tumor GrowthSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere

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