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lenalidomide

Side Effects

List lenalidomide side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with lenalidomide:

Common side effects of lenalidomide:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • CrampsSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • NosebleedSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Dry SkinLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • NumbnessLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of lenalidomide:

  • Atrial FibrillationSevere
  • Blood Clot in a Deep VeinSevere
  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • BronchitisSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Disease in the White Matter Area of the BrainSevere
  • Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Inflammation of the NoseSevere
  • Low Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
  • Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Redness of SkinSevere
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionSevere
  • Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • BruiseLess Severe
  • CellulitisLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Loose StoolsLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Pain in Arms or LegsLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of lenalidomide:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Abnormal Peeling of SkinSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • Acute Liver FailureSevere
  • Atrial FlutterSevere
  • Bacteria in the BloodSevere
  • Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
  • B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Blood Clot in LungSevere
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • Brain Tissue Death from Decrease in Blood Supply to AreaSevere
  • Burning StomachSevere
  • Cannot Empty BladderSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related ColitisSevere
  • Decreased Function of the Adrenal GlandSevere
  • Decreased Oxygen In The Tissues Or BloodSevere
  • DeliriumSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • DiabetesSevere
  • Diabetic KetoacidosisSevere
  • Difficult or Painful UrinationSevere
  • Disease with Enlarged Lymph Tissue, Spleen and LiverSevere
  • EncephalitisSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
  • Fluid Accumulation in the BrainSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Inflammation of a VeinSevere
  • Inflammation of the Liver with Stoppage of Bile FlowSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Lack of Blood Supply to the BrainSevere
  • Low Amount of Magnesium in the BloodSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • Muscle ProblemsSevere
  • Renal Tubular NecrosisSevere
  • ShinglesSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Sudden Loss of VisionSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Type of Leukemia - Acute Myeloid LeukemiaSevere
  • Underactive ThyroidSevere
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Sac Surrounding the Joint - BursitisLess Severe
  • Loss of MemoryLess Severe

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