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pemetrexed intravenous

Side Effects

List pemetrexed intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with pemetrexed intravenous:

Common side effects of pemetrexed intravenous:

  • AnemiaSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Abnormal Peeling of SkinLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of pemetrexed intravenous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • Excessive Watery EyesLess Severe
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Pink EyeLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe

Rare side effects of pemetrexed intravenous:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • Destruction of Red Blood Cells by Body's Own AntibodiesSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
  • Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Disease of the NervesLess Severe
  • HivesLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusLess Severe

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