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    dabrafenib

    Side Effects

    List dabrafenib side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with dabrafenib:

    Common side effects of dabrafenib:

    • FeverLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Non-Cancerous Finger-Like Growth of the SkinLess Severe
    • Thickening of the Outer Horny Layer of the SkinLess Severe
    • Tingling, Pain, Redness and Edema of Hands and FeetLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of dabrafenib:

    • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
    • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
    • HemorrhageSevere
    • Inflammation of the Uvea of the EyeSevere
    • Interstitial NephritisSevere
    • Kidney FailureSevere
    • Low Grade Cancerous Growth of the SkinSevere
    • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
    • PancreatitisSevere
    • PanniculitisSevere
    • Second Primary MelanomaSevere
    • Spreading Cancer of Skin's Surface CellsSevere
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma of the SkinLess Severe
    • ChillsLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • Extreme Loss of Body WaterLess Severe
    • High Blood SugarLess Severe
    • Muscle PainLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe

    Rare side effects of dabrafenib:

    • Hemorrhage Within the SkullSevere
    • Inflammation of the Skin with BlistersSevere

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    CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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