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caspofungin intravenous

Side Effects

List caspofungin intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with caspofungin intravenous:

Common side effects of caspofungin intravenous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of caspofungin intravenous:

  • AnemiaSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Abnormal Respiratory SoundLess Severe
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • High Blood PressureLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Inflammation of a VeinLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Redness of SkinLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe

Rare side effects of caspofungin intravenous:

  • Atrial FibrillationSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Amount of Bilirubin in the BloodSevere
  • High Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Liver Tissue DeathSevere
  • Low Amount of Magnesium in the BloodSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • HivesLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Puffy Face from Water RetentionLess Severe
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots on the SkinLess Severe

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