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temsirolimus intravenous

Does temsirolimus intravenous have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with temsirolimus intravenous:

Common side effects of temsirolimus intravenous:

High Blood PressureSevere
Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
PneumoniaSevere
Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
FeverSevere
Visible Water RetentionSevere
Trouble BreathingSevere
Chest PainSevere
High Blood SugarSevere
Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
Reaction due to an AllergySevere
InfectionSevere
High Amount of Triglyceride in the BloodSevere
High Amount of Fats in the BloodSevere
Low Amount of Phosphate in the BloodSevere
Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
Reduction in the Body's Resistance to InfectionSevere
AnemiaSevere
Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
Pink EyeLess Severe
Throat IrritationLess Severe
Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
ItchingLess Severe
AcneLess Severe
Dry SkinLess Severe
Joint PainLess Severe
BackacheLess Severe
Muscle PainLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
PainLess Severe
ChillsLess Severe
Taste ProblemsLess Severe
RashLess Severe
Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
Weight LossLess Severe
Head PainLess Severe
NosebleedLess Severe
CoughLess Severe
Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
Throwing UpLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of temsirolimus intravenous:

DepressionSevere
Lung Tissue ProblemsSevere
Blood Clot in VeinSevere
Blood Clot Formation in VeinsSevere
Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
Impaired Wound HealingLess Severe

Rare side effects of temsirolimus intravenous:

Stroke caused by Bleeding in the BrainSevere
Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
Hole in the IntestineSevere
Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
SeizuresSevere
Periods of Not BreathingSevere
Giant HivesSevere
Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
Pneumonia caused by Pneumocystis Jirovecii OrganismSevere
Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
Escape of Intravenous Medications into Surrounding TissuesLess Severe

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