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    rasburicase intravenous

    Side Effects

    List rasburicase intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with rasburicase intravenous:

    Common side effects of rasburicase intravenous:

    • Extreme Breathing DifficultySevere
    • High Amount of Bilirubin in the BloodSevere
    • Low Amount of Phosphate in the BloodSevere
    • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
    • AnxiousLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of rasburicase intravenous:

    • High Amount of Phosphate in the BloodSevere
    • sepsis caused by bacteriaSevere
    • Water RetentionLess Severe

    Rare side effects of rasburicase intravenous:

    • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
    • Acute Renal FailureSevere
    • Bleeding from the LungsSevere
    • Chest PainSevere
    • Destruction of Red Blood CellsSevere
    • Disease of Inadequate Blood Flow to the Heart MuscleSevere
    • infectionSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • MethemoglobinemiaSevere
    • SeizuresSevere
    • Supraventricular Cardiac ArrhythmiaSevere
    • Muscle SpasmLess Severe

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