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Does porfimer intravenous have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with porfimer intravenous:

Common side effects of porfimer intravenous:

Stricture of EsophagusSevere
High Blood PressureSevere
Atrial FibrillationSevere
Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
Heart FailureSevere
Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
Accumulation of Fluid in Tissues of the EsophagusSevere
Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
Visible Water RetentionSevere
Fast HeartbeatSevere
Trouble BreathingSevere
Coughing Up BloodSevere
Chest PainSevere
Throwing Up BloodSevere
Stomach CrampsSevere
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
BackacheLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
Nausea and VomitingLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of porfimer intravenous:

Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
Tumor BleedingSevere
Fluid in the LungsSevere
Lung Failure causing Loss of BreathSevere
Puncture, Tear or Hole in the EsophagusSevere
Stomach UlcerSevere
Blocked Bowels with No MovementSevere
Inflammation and Infection of the Abdomen LiningSevere
Difficulty SwallowingSevere
Sensitive to LightLess Severe
Eye DiscomfortLess Severe
Double VisionLess Severe
Problems with EyesightLess Severe
Inflammation of the EsophagusLess Severe
IndigestionLess Severe
Black Tarry StoolsLess Severe
PainLess Severe
Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
Weight LossLess Severe
BurpingLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Extreme Loss of Body WaterLess Severe

Rare side effects of porfimer intravenous:

Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
Heart AttackSevere
Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
Abnormal Connection Between Esophagus and WindpipeSevere
A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
Throat IrritationLess Severe
HivesLess Severe
DizzyLess Severe
Imbalance of Body FluidsLess Severe
ConfusedLess Severe
AnxiousLess Severe

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