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propofol intravenous

Side Effects

List propofol intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with propofol intravenous:

Common side effects of propofol intravenous:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Periods of Not BreathingSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of propofol intravenous:

  • Arching Body SpasmSevere
  • High Amount of Fats in the BloodSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Increase of White Blood CellsSevere
  • RashSevere
  • ItchingLess Severe

Rare side effects of propofol intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart Electrical SignalsSevere
  • Abnormal Increase in Muscle ToneSevere
  • Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Blood Clot Formation in VeinsSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Decreased Oxygen In The Tissues Or BloodSevere
  • Enlarged LiverSevere
  • Excess Body AcidSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • HemorrhageSevere
  • High Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Perioperative MyocloniaSevere
  • Physical Obstruction of AirwaySevere
  • Rapid Deep BreathingSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Significant Decrease in Lung FunctionSevere
  • Slow and Shallow BreathingSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Abnormal Urine ColorLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • HiccupsLess Severe
  • Increased Production of SalivaLess Severe
  • Inflammation of a VeinLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Muscle Problems that cause Abnormal MovementLess Severe
  • Redness of SkinLess Severe
  • Reduced Tension in the EyeballLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Urine Looks CloudyLess Severe

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