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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:

  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Extreme Breathing DifficultySevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of rasburicase intravenous:

  • Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere

Rare side effects of rasburicase intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • AbscessSevere
  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Any Disorder of the Blood Vessels of the BrainSevere
  • Blocked Bowels with No MovementSevere
  • Blood ClotSevere
  • Blood Clot in VeinSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Complete Stoppage of the HeartSevere
  • Destruction of Red Blood CellsSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
  • FitSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • G6PD AnemiaSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • HemorrhageSevere
  • Increased Pressure of Pulmonary CirculationSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • MethemoglobinemiaSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Retinal HemorrhageSevere
  • Stomach or Intestine BlockageSevere
  • Turn BlueSevere
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe

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