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Macugen intravitreal

Side Effects

List Macugen intravitreal side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Macugen intravitreal:

Common side effects of Macugen intravitreal:

  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • BronchitisSevere
  • CataractsSevere
  • Decrease in the Sharpness of VisionSevere
  • Fluid Accumulation in Cornea of the Eye causing SwellingSevere
  • Hemorrhage from the Conjunctiva of the EyeSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Increased Pressure in the EyeSevere
  • Inflammation of the EyelidSevere
  • Pain in the EyeSevere
  • Pink EyeSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • Raised Spots on the Cornea of the EyeSevere
  • Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Discharge from the EyeLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Eye IrritationLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • FloaterLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Macugen intravitreal:

  • Allergic ConjunctivitisSevere
  • BruiseSevere
  • Cannot Empty BladderSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Contact DermatitisSevere
  • Corneal Epithelial DegenerationSevere
  • Deposits on the EyeSevere
  • DiabetesSevere
  • Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
  • Fluid Accumulation in Lining of Eye with SwellingSevere
  • Hearing LossSevere
  • Hemorrhage of the Vitreous of the EyeSevere
  • Inflammation of the EyeSevere
  • Scratch Wound on CorneaSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Transient Ischemic AttackSevere
  • ArthritisLess Severe
  • Dilated PupilLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Redness of EyelidLess Severe
  • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Macugen intravitreal:

  • Blockage of Carotid ArterySevere
  • Detachment of the Retina of the EyeSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Inflammation of the Inside of the EyeSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Retinal EdemaSevere
  • Anterior Chamber InflammationLess Severe
  • Bruising and Blood Around EyeLess Severe

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