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Optison intravenous

Side Effects

List Optison intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Optison intravenous:

Common side effects of Optison intravenous:

  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Optison intravenous:

  • Chest PainSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Optison intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Complete Stoppage of the HeartSevere
  • Disease of Inadequate Blood Flow to the Heart MuscleSevere
  • Feeling of Throat TightnessSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Lung Failure causing Loss of BreathSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • ShockSevere
  • UnconsciousSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • WheezingSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • Blurred VisionLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
  • Eye DiscomfortLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • NumbnessLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
  • Redness of SkinLess Severe
  • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
  • Sensitive to LightLess Severe

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