Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Humira subcutaneous

Side Effects

List Humira subcutaneous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Humira subcutaneous:

Common side effects of Humira subcutaneous:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
  • CellulitisSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Lupus-Like SyndromeSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Humira subcutaneous:

  • A Malignant Pigmented Mole or TumorSevere
  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Abnormal Increase in Red Blood CellsSevere
  • Accumulation of Blood in Subdural Space Under Skull BoneSevere
  • Accumulation of Ketones from Abnormal MetabolismSevere
  • Acquired Increase of Red Blood CellsSevere
  • AsthmaSevere
  • Atrial FibrillationSevere
  • Bacterial Infection of the Kidney and Renal PelvisSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Breast CancerSevere
  • Broken BoneSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • CataractsSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Complete Stoppage of the HeartSevere
  • Decreased Function of the Parathyroid GlandSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Extremely High Blood PressureSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Fluid in the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • Flu-Like SymptomsSevere
  • Formation of Blood Clots in the Leg VeinsSevere
  • GallstonesSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Increased Antibody Proteins in the BloodSevere
  • Infection caused by a FungusSevere
  • Inflammation of the BladderSevere
  • Inflammation of the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • Kidney StoneSevere
  • Liver Tissue DeathSevere
  • Malignant LymphomaSevere
  • Multiple SclerosisSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Reactivated TuberculosisSevere
  • Red Lesions of Skin caused by Group A StreptococcusSevere
  • ShinglesSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Tumor of the SkinSevere
  • Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
  • ArthritisLess Severe
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • Bacteria causing an Infection in the JointsLess Severe
  • Bloody UrineLess Severe
  • Bone DiseaseLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • CrampsLess Severe
  • Escape of Fluid into the LungsLess Severe
  • High Amount of Fats in the BloodLess Severe
  • High CholesterolLess Severe
  • Impaired Wound HealingLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Lining of a JointLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Irregular PeriodsLess Severe
  • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Pain in Arms or LegsLess Severe
  • Pelvic PainLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Humira subcutaneous:

  • A Fungal Infection that Occurs Under Certain CircumstancesSevere
  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • Active TuberculosisSevere
  • AppendicitisSevere
  • Blood Clot in a Deep VeinSevere
  • Blood Clot in LungSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Demyelinating DiseaseSevere
  • DiverticulitisSevere
  • Drug Therapy that Worsens or Flares PsoriasisSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Guillain-Barre SyndromeSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • Hepatosplenic T-cell LymphomaSevere
  • Hole in the IntestineSevere
  • Infection caused by a Protozoa OrganismSevere
  • Infection caused by Blastomyces Dermatitidis FungusSevere
  • Infection caused by Coccidioides FungusSevere
  • Infection caused by the Bacteria Listeria MonocytogenesSevere
  • Inflammation of Blood Vessels in the SkinSevere
  • Inflammation of the GallbladderSevere
  • Legionnaire's DiseaseSevere
  • LeukemiaSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • Low Blood Counts due to Bone Marrow FailureSevere
  • Lung FibrosisSevere
  • Malignant Tumor or CancerSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Relapse of Hepatitis B Infection SymptomsSevere
  • SarcoidosisSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Sudden Blindness and Pain Upon Moving the EyeSevere
  • Type of Infection caused by Histoplasmosis FungusSevere
  • VasculitisSevere
  • Worsening of Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Hair LossLess Severe

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, expect as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

More about Drugs and Medications

Newsletters

Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

  • WebMD Daily

    WebMD Daily

    Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

  • Men's Health

    Men's Health

    Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

  • Women's Health

    Women's Health

    Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy

URAC: Accredited Health Web Site TRUSTe online privacy certification HONcode Seal AdChoices