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auranofin

Side Effects

List auranofin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with auranofin:

Common side effects of auranofin:

  • Elevation of Proteins in the UrineSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
  • Pink EyeSevere
  • RashSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of auranofin:

  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Hair LossSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen TongueSevere
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe

Rare side effects of auranofin:

  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Anemia due to Depressed Bone MarrowSevere
  • Anemia From Too Few Young Red Blood CellsSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Difficulty SwallowingSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Inflammation and Ulceration of Small and Large IntestinesSevere
  • Inflammation of the GumsSevere
  • Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
  • Low Blood Counts due to Bone Marrow FailureSevere
  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere

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