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BCG live intravesical

Side Effects

List BCG live intravesical side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with BCG live intravesical:

Common side effects of BCG live intravesical:

  • Flu-Like SymptomsSevere
  • Infection of the BladderSevere
  • Prostate Gland Inflammation with the Formation of NodulesSevere
  • Difficult or Painful UrinationLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of BCG live intravesical:

Rare side effects of BCG live intravesical:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Bladder Contractions Causing Frequent Passing of UrineSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Infection from Mycobacterium Bovis the BCG OrganismSevere
  • Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Skin Condition Marked by Red and Painful NodulesSevere

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