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    Side Effects

    List infliximab intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with infliximab intravenous:

    Common side effects of infliximab intravenous:

    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
    • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
    • AnemiaSevere
    • HivesSevere
    • hypersensitivity drug reactionSevere
    • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
    • Chest PainLess Severe
    • ChillsLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • Muscle PainLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
    • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Trouble BreathingLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of infliximab intravenous:

    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • infection due to the Candida fungusSevere
    • BronchitisLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • infection caused by a virusLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • PainLess Severe
    • thrushLess Severe
    • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe

    Rare side effects of infliximab intravenous:

    • AbscessSevere
    • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
    • active tuberculosisSevere
    • Acute Liver FailureSevere
    • Allergic Reaction causing Serum SicknessSevere
    • aspergillosisSevere
    • Blockage of Normal Bile FlowSevere
    • BronchospasmSevere
    • CellulitisSevere
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating PolyradiculoneuropathySevere
    • coccidioidomycosisSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • disease caused by cytomegalovirus infectionSevere
    • Drug Therapy that Worsens or Flares PsoriasisSevere
    • Erythema MultiformeSevere
    • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
    • Fluid in the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
    • Fluid in the LungsSevere
    • Guillain-Barre SyndromeSevere
    • Heart AttackSevere
    • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
    • HepatitisSevere
    • Hepatosplenic T-cell LymphomaSevere
    • histoplasmosisSevere
    • infectionSevere
    • infection caused by a fungusSevere
    • Infection caused by Blastomyces Dermatitidis FungusSevere
    • infection caused by the bacteria Listeria monocytogenesSevere
    • Infection due to Nocardia BacteriaSevere
    • Inflamed Spinal CordSevere
    • Inflammation of Blood Vessels in the SkinSevere
    • Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
    • Legionnaire's DiseaseSevere
    • LeukemiaSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Liver Inflammation caused by Body's Own Immune ResponseSevere
    • Low Platelet Count and Bleeding from Immune ResponseSevere
    • Lung FibrosisSevere
    • Lupus-Like SyndromeSevere
    • Malignant LymphomaSevere
    • malignant melanomaSevere
    • Malignant Tumor or CancerSevere
    • Merkel Cell CarcinomaSevere
    • Multiple SclerosisSevere
    • PneumoniaSevere
    • Pneumonia caused by Pneumocystis Jirovecii OrganismSevere
    • Reactivated TuberculosisSevere
    • Relapse of Hepatitis B Infection SymptomsSevere
    • SeizuresSevere
    • sepsis caused by bacteriaSevere
    • Skin UlcerSevere
    • Slow HeartbeatSevere
    • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
    • Stomach or Intestine BlockageSevere
    • Sudden Blindness and Pain Upon Moving the EyeSevere
    • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
    • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic PurpuraSevere
    • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
    • Tumor of the SkinSevere
    • VasculitisSevere
    • Vocal Cord SwellingSevere
    • Worsening of Chronic Heart FailureSevere
    • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
    • Blood Clot in VeinLess Severe
    • Disease of the NervesLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
    • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
    • Puffy Face from Water RetentionLess Severe
    • Temporary BlindnessLess Severe
    • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

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