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    mycophenolate mofetil

    Side Effects

    List mycophenolate mofetil side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with mycophenolate mofetil:

    Common side effects of mycophenolate mofetil:

    • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
    • AnemiaSevere
    • Bloody UrineSevere
    • Chest PainSevere
    • CoughSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • InfectionSevere
    • ThrushSevere
    • Acute Pain Following an OperationLess Severe
    • AnxiousLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Trouble BreathingLess Severe
    • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of mycophenolate mofetil:

    • A Fungal Infection that Occurs Under Certain CircumstancesSevere
    • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
    • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
    • FeverSevere
    • Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
    • Joint PainSevere
    • Overgrowth of Gums Onto TeethSevere
    • Underactive ThyroidSevere
    • AcneLess Severe
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • Disease of the NervesLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Leg CrampsLess Severe
    • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
    • Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe

    Rare side effects of mycophenolate mofetil:

    • A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
    • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
    • Active TuberculosisSevere
    • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
    • Acute Renal FailureSevere
    • BK Virus Reactivation causing Kidney ProblemsSevere
    • Bone Infection and InflamationSevere
    • Cannot Empty BladderSevere
    • Constitutional Aplastic AnemiaSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
    • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
    • Diarrhea Due to Intestinal MalabsorptionSevere
    • Disease caused by Cytomegalovirus InfectionSevere
    • Fluid in the LungsSevere
    • HepatitisSevere
    • HypogammaglobulinemiaSevere
    • Impaired Wound HealingSevere
    • Infection caused by a Protozoa OrganismSevere
    • Infection caused by a VirusSevere
    • Infection due to unusual MycobacteriaSevere
    • Infection of the Lining of the Brain and/or Spinal CordSevere
    • Inflammation and Infection of the Abdomen LiningSevere
    • Involuntary QuiveringSevere
    • Kaposi'sSevere
    • Lung FibrosisSevere
    • Lung Tissue ProblemsSevere
    • Malignant LymphomaSevere
    • Muscle PainSevere
    • OsteoporosisSevere
    • Progressive Disease in the White Matter of the BrainSevere
    • Relapse of Hepatitis B Infection SymptomsSevere
    • Sepsis Caused by BacteriaSevere
    • Stomach or Intestinal UlcerSevere
    • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
    • TumorSevere
    • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma of the SkinLess Severe
    • Burning StomachLess Severe
    • Dry MouthLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
    • WheezingLess Severe

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