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interferon alfacon-1 subcutaneous

Side Effects

List interferon alfacon-1 subcutaneous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with interferon alfacon-1 subcutaneous:

Common side effects of interferon alfacon-1 subcutaneous:

  • AnxiousSevere
  • Cannot Focus ThoughtsSevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Low Level of Granulocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Mood ChangesLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of interferon alfacon-1 subcutaneous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • NumbnessSevere
  • Numbness and TinglingSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • High Amount of Uric Acid in the BloodLess Severe

Rare side effects of interferon alfacon-1 subcutaneous:

  • A Blood Clot within the Blood Vessels of the EyeSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Detachment of the Retina of the EyeSevere
  • Disease of the Muscle of the Heart with EnlargementSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Immune Reaction Causing Low Platelet CountSevere
  • Increased Pressure of Pulmonary CirculationSevere
  • Insufficient Blood Supply to the ColonSevere
  • Interstitial NephritisSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Blood Counts due to Bone Marrow FailureSevere
  • Low Platelet Count and Bleeding from Immune ResponseSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Retinal HemorrhageSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Sudden Blindness and Pain Upon Moving the EyeSevere
  • Systemic Lupus ErythematosusSevere
  • Thoughts of Hurting or Killing OthersSevere
  • Underactive ThyroidSevere
  • X-Ray Results showing Lung Tissue ChangesSevere
  • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
  • DiabetesLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Indifferent BehaviorLess Severe
  • Optic Disk EdemaLess Severe
  • PsoriasisLess Severe
  • Rheumatoid ArthritisLess Severe
  • Thyroid Gland InflammationLess Severe

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