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pentostatin intravenous

Side Effects

List pentostatin intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with pentostatin intravenous:

Common side effects of pentostatin intravenous:

  • AnemiaSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Liver ProblemsSevere
  • PainSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Toxic Effect on Brain or Spinal Cord FunctionSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of pentostatin intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • AnginaSevere
  • Blood Clot in VeinSevere
  • BronchitisSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Combined Inflammation of Cornea and Conjunctiva of the EyeSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Inflammation of the NoseSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • NosebleedSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionSevere
  • Stomach CrampsSevere
  • Throat IrritationSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • Dry SkinLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

Rare side effects of pentostatin intravenous:

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