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    Side Effects

    List bendamustine intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with bendamustine intravenous:

    Common side effects of bendamustine intravenous:

    • AnemiaSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
    • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
    • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
    • Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the EsophagusLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • High Amount of Uric Acid in the BloodLess Severe
    • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Trouble BreathingLess Severe
    • Weight LossLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of bendamustine intravenous:

    • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
    • Herpes Simplex InfectionSevere
    • InfectionSevere
    • PneumoniaSevere
    • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
    • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
    • AnxiousLess Severe
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Bone PainLess Severe
    • Chest PainLess Severe
    • ChillsLess Severe
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • DepressionLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • DrowsinessLess Severe
    • Dry MouthLess Severe
    • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
    • Extreme Loss of Body WaterLess Severe
    • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Night SweatsLess Severe
    • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
    • PainLess Severe
    • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
    • Stuffy NoseLess Severe
    • Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe
    • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe
    • ThrushLess Severe
    • WheezingLess Severe

    Rare side effects of bendamustine intravenous:

    • Acute Skin RashSevere
    • Bone Marrow Disorders Occurring Before LeukemiaSevere
    • Dead SkinSevere
    • Disease caused by Cytomegalovirus InfectionSevere
    • Escape of Intravenous Medications into Surrounding TissuesSevere
    • HepatitisSevere
    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • Inflammation in Lungs caused by Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Inflammation of a VeinSevere
    • Inflammation of the Skin with BlistersSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Lung Cancer that Begins in the BronchusSevere
    • Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Diseases associated with Platelet-derived Growth Factor ReceptorSevere
    • Pneumonia caused by Pneumocystis Jirovecii OrganismSevere
    • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
    • Reactivated TuberculosisSevere
    • Relapse of Hepatitis B Infection SymptomsSevere
    • Sepsis Caused by BacteriaSevere
    • ShinglesSevere
    • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
    • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
    • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe

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