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Roferon-A injection

Side Effects

List Roferon-A injection side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Roferon-A injection:

Common side effects of Roferon-A injection:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Bone PainSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Joint PainSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Roferon-A injection:

  • Hepatitis caused by DrugsSevere
  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionSevere
  • Toxic Effect on Brain or Spinal Cord FunctionSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • Blurred VisionLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • Dry SkinLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Leg CrampsLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Runny NoseLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throat PainLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe

Rare side effects of Roferon-A injection:

  • A Blood Clot within the Blood Vessels of the EyeSevere
  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Dead SkinSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Disease of the Optic NerveSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • Hearing LossSevere
  • Hearing ProblemSevere
  • High Blood SugarSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Low Platelet Count and Bleeding from Immune ResponseSevere
  • Optic Disk EdemaSevere
  • Overactive Thyroid GlandSevere
  • Pink EyeSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Retinal HemorrhageSevere
  • SuicidalSevere
  • Underactive ThyroidSevere
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Cold SoreLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • High Amount of Triglyceride in the BloodLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the GumsLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • NumbnessLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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