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    verteporfin intravenous

    Side Effects

    List verteporfin intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with verteporfin intravenous:

    Common side effects of verteporfin intravenous:

    • Blurred VisionSevere
    • Decrease in the Sharpness of VisionSevere
    • Problems with EyesightSevere
    • Visual Field DefectSevere
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of verteporfin intravenous:

    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
    • AnemiaSevere
    • Atrial FibrillationSevere
    • CataractsSevere
    • Eye HemorrhageSevere
    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • Inflammation of the EyelidSevere
    • Pink EyeSevere
    • PneumoniaSevere
    • Poor VisionSevere
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • Double VisionLess Severe
    • Dry EyeLess Severe
    • EczemaLess Severe
    • Elevation of Proteins in the UrineLess Severe
    • Enlarged ProstateLess Severe
    • Enlarged Superficial VeinsLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
    • Hearing ProblemLess Severe
    • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
    • NumbnessLess Severe
    • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
    • Sleep DisorderLess Severe
    • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe

    Rare side effects of verteporfin intravenous:

    • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
    • Chest PainSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • Detachment of the Retina of the EyeSevere
    • Tear of the Retina of the EyeSevere
    • Muscle PainLess Severe

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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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