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Priftin

Side Effects

List Priftin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Priftin:

Common side effects of Priftin:

  • AnemiaSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • High Amount of Uric Acid in the BloodSevere
  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsLess Severe
  • Abnormal Stool ColorLess Severe
  • Abnormal Urine ColorLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Discolored SalivaLess Severe
  • Discolored SputumLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • HivesLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Pink EyeLess Severe
  • Swollen Lymph NodesLess Severe
  • Tear Color ChangeLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Priftin:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Coughing Up BloodSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Increase in the Number of Platelets in the BloodSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • Bloody UrineLess Severe
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Low Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

Rare side effects of Priftin:

  • Blood ClotSevere
  • Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related ColitisSevere
  • Collection of Clotted Blood in an Organ, Space or TissueSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • GoutSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • High Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • Infection caused by a FungusSevere
  • Inflammation of the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesSevere
  • Lung FibrosisSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • AzotemiaLess Severe
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodLess Severe
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • Burning StomachLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • Discharge from the VaginaLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • High Amount of Bilirubin in the BloodLess Severe
  • High Amount of Fats in the BloodLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Voice BoxLess Severe
  • NosebleedLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe
  • Voice DisorderLess Severe

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