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alemtuzumab intravenous

Side Effects

List alemtuzumab intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with alemtuzumab intravenous:

Common side effects of alemtuzumab intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • ChillsSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Head PainSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • WheezingSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of alemtuzumab intravenous:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Infection caused by a FungusSevere
  • Infection caused by a VirusSevere
  • Infection caused by BacteriaSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Abnormal Sensations of the SkinLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Herpes Simplex InfectionLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • Redness of SkinLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of alemtuzumab intravenous:

  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • Adult Respiratory Distress SyndromeSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • Allergic Reaction causing Serum SicknessSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating PolyradiculoneuropathySevere
  • Complete Stoppage of the HeartSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Defective Growth of Bone MarrowSevere
  • Destruction of Red Blood Cells by Body's Own AntibodiesSevere
  • Disease of the Muscle of the Heart with EnlargementSevere
  • Disease of the Optic NerveSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Goodpasture's SyndromeSevere
  • Graves' DiseaseSevere
  • Guillain-Barre SyndromeSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Blood Counts due to Bone Marrow FailureSevere
  • Lung Failure causing Loss of BreathSevere
  • Progressive Disease in the White Matter of the BrainSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • X-Ray Results showing Lung Tissue ChangesSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesLess Severe

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