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irinotecan intravenous

Does irinotecan intravenous have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with irinotecan intravenous:

Common side effects of irinotecan intravenous:

Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
Visible Water RetentionSevere
Trouble BreathingSevere
DiarrheaSevere
Severe DiarrheaSevere
Severely Decreased Activity of the Bone MarrowSevere
AnemiaSevere
Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
Hair LossLess Severe
DizzyLess Severe
RashLess Severe
Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
Head PainLess Severe
CoughLess Severe
Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
Throwing UpLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of irinotecan intravenous:

Decreased Pupil SizeSevere
FeverSevere
Excessive SweatingSevere
Extreme Breathing DifficultySevere
Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
Excessive Watery EyesLess Severe
Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
Increased Production of SalivaLess Severe

Rare side effects of irinotecan intravenous:

MegacolonSevere
Disease of Inadequate Blood Flow to the Heart MuscleSevere
Slow HeartbeatSevere
Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
Stomach or Intestinal UlcerSevere
Excess Movement of the IntestinesSevere
Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
Kidney FailureSevere
Kidney DiseaseSevere
HiccupsSevere
Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
Low Amount of Sodium in the BloodSevere
Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
CrampsLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
Numbness and TinglingLess Severe

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